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Institute of Continuing Education (ICE)


Yvonne Battle-Felton - Academic Director for Creative Writing

Yvonne Battle-Felton has an MA in writing (dual concentration fiction/creative nonfiction) from Johns Hopkins University and a Creative Writing PhD from Lancaster University where she has taught Creative Writing. As a researcher, she is interested in storytelling, the power of stories to build, develop, and heal communities, silences in narrative, stories as advocacy, and representation. She is a novelist, short story writer, and essayist. Yvonne has taught creative writing at University of Cumbria, Liverpool John Moores, and most recently at Sheffield Hallam University where she was Principal Lecturer in Creative Writing and the Business and Enterprise Lead for Humanities.

About our tutors

Our courses are taught by published writers with teaching and research interests in diverse areas of critical and creative work.

Yvonne Battle-Felton

Craig Baxter

Nick Bradley

Patricia Debney

Miranda Doyle

Lucy Durneen

Louise Foxcroft

Midge Gillies

Rick Harvey

Lucinda Hawksley

Charlot King

Jessica Lee

Joanne Limburg

Claire McGlasson

Derek Niemann

Daniel Penny

Alycia Pirmohamed

Joseph Reed

Jane Rogoyska

Anne Rooney

Menna Van Praag

Rupert Wallis