All entries for Monday 22 September 2008
September 22, 2008
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/blogger_maths_prof/
Britain’s first literary blogger will join a mathematician, a weird fiction writer, a poet and a journalist on the judging panel of a new £50, 000 writing prize – the Warwick Prize for Writing.
The University of Warwick is to be part of a new wave of Fulbright awards. Over six decades more than 27,000 Americans and Britons have crossed the Atlantic to participate in the US-UK Fulbright programme. Famous names such as Sylvia Plath and Milton Freidman, Shirley Williams and Ian Rankin are alumni of the programme.