The Noirwich 2022 programme of events will take in person at UEA on Thursday 8 and Friday 9 September, and online on Saturday 10 September.
UEA pioneered the teaching of Creative Writing in the United Kingdom and in 2020 they celebrated 50 years of teaching it. The Creative Writing MA Crime Fiction is the first stand-alone course of its kind in a UK university and has been fully subscribed since it launched in 2015.
The Noirwich ecosystem advances the practice, pedagogy, and perception of crime writing as a serious form of literary expression that can address major contemporary concerns. It’s underpinned by the creative and critical research of Professor Henry Sutton, Dr Nathan Ashman, and Tom Benn.
Paul Willetts, the critically acclaimed author of King Con and Rendezvous at the Russian Tea Rooms, recommends six essential true crime reads for readers and writers.Read more ⟶
The Crime Vault