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Posted by Dr Paul Flanagan , Senior Lecturer in English Language
December 5, 2018

An Expert Explains ... The Origins of Christmas Words

The word Christmas came into English shortly after the Norman conquest, and grew out of the festival then referred to as ‘Christ’s mass’: the Christian tradition of taking holy communion/

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Posted by Dr Ian Seed , Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing; Programme Leader, BA Creative Writing.
May 9, 2018

Wise Words for Creative Writing Students

At Chester, our courses are designed with your future in mind.  No matter what you’re studying, you’ll be learning from lectures and professionals with relevant, real experience and knowledge in their field. 

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Jack Mason
Posted by Jack Mason , HE Adviser
February 15, 2018

Working with (and Being!) Living Authors.

English Literature students learn from the experiences of contemporary authors.

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Jack Mason
Posted by Jack Mason , HE Adviser
February 5, 2018

Creative Writing Outperforms Its Competitors in This Year's NSS.

The Creative Writing Team at the University of Chester were delighted with the results of the National Student Survey (NSS) 2017. They outperformed the Sector Average in every area, with an overall student satisfaction is of 95%. 

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