Winners of University of Reading’s Creative Writing Competition!

Prizewinners of the University of Reading’s first Creative Writing Competition, on the theme of ‘My ReadingL-R: Millie, Tamanna, Niyati, Edward.

Prizewinners of the University of Reading’s first Creative Writing Competition, on the theme of ‘My ReadingL-R: Millie, Tamanna, Niyati, Edward.

Two Rivers Press would like to congratulate the winners of the University of Reading’s first Creative Writing Competition, on the theme of “My Reading”.

I’m delighted to say we had over 250 entries to University of Reading’s first Creative Writing Competition, on the theme of ‘My Reading’, says Dr Nicola Abram (FHEA) Lecturer, Department of English Literature, University of Reading and Officer for Widening Participation, School of Literature and Languages, University of Reading.

The winner was Tamanna Steven (The Holt School), and runner-up prizes were awarded to Edward Day (Gillotts School), Millie Phillips (Gillotts School), and Niyati Amin (The Holt School).

reading_quizThank you again for your kind sponsorship and provision of the quiz books as lovely, local prizes!

The Department of English Literature at the University of Reading invited submissions for its first Creative Writing Competition, on the theme ‘My Reading’ as part of the Reading Literature Festival and Reading Year of Culture 2016.  For more information on the competition please see the University of Reading’s page about the competition.