MA Creative Writing and Critical Life

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Study Creative Writing at Leeds

Develop valuable skills and professional experience to enhance your career opportunities as a creative writer.

Studying MA Creative Writing and Critical Life allows you to explore the theory and practice of writing, alongside research-led teaching from internationally-renowned writers.

You’ll develop your abilities and knowledge in the context of the study of English, and engage with a wide variety of literary genres as a critical reader and a creative practitioner. You’ll also become part of a busy writing community, with many opportunities to develop lasting creative connections.

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Belinda Styles
Student | MA Creative Writing and Critical Life
"Leeds has a wealth of great opportunities for young writers both within and outside of the University. I would urge anyone who is interested in creative writing to get as involved as possible, and make the most of the University’s connections."

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