News Archive

September 2016

Theatre graduate 'the brightest star...'

Brunel Theatre graduate Raheem Mir stole the show recently at a specially curated evening promoting South Asian Dance in the UK.

May 2016

Soaring soundscape transforms award-winning garden

Creative music students turned award-winners as their sonic talents blossomed at this year’s Chelsea Flower Show.

Brunel prize-winner collaborates with Beyonce

The winner of the 2013 Brunel University African Poetry Prize, Warsan Shire, has collaborated with Beyonce on her new album, ‘Lemonade’.

March 2016

Pick of talented poets make prize shortlist

A record 900 entries to Brunel University London’s annual African Poetry Prize has been reduced to a shortlist of ten talented poets.

October 2015

Music Alumni at Arts@Artaud

The recent Arts@Artaud Alumni was a resounding success for Music at Brunel.  Music was the only subject represented by alumni and we hosted some of our very best graduates. 

September 2015

Brunel musicians broadcast live on BBC Radio 3

Why Music? at the Wellcome Collection, London.         

August 2015

Alumnus holds London exhibition on Blasphemy

Blasphemy is the second solo exhibition of emerging artist Lakhveer (Lucky) Azad.

July 2015

Curtain to be raised on PhD's Iranian opera

The Doll Behind the Curtain, an opera written by PhD student Amir Mahyar Tafreshipour, will be performed for the first time at London's prestigious Tête à Tête festival this summer.

Creative Writing alumna is 'Catching Up' with Audible

Bronagh Fegan, an MA Creative Writing alumna, has had a script produced by Audible, the audio book subscription service.

June 2015

Works by Brunel composers premiered at London festival

Bold, avant garde pieces from Brunel PhD Music Composition student Adam Bell and Lecturer in Music Harald Muenz were premiered at City University London.

May 2015

2015 African Poetry Prizewinners announced

This year's African Poetry Prizewinners have been announced

Media attention for Alleycats, lecturer’s partly crowdfunded film

Alleycats is a forthcoming film co-written by Creative Writing lecturer, Max Kinnings.

BA Creative Writing - Second Anthology Published

The Psyche Supermarket is the second anthology published by third year BA Creative Students.

April 2015

Actor Cathy Tyson Talks about BA English & Theatre in the THE

The Times Higher Education recently spoke to the film, TV and theatre actor Cathy Tyson on taking an undergraduate degree at Brunel University London.

March 2015

Latest novel The Skintaker published by Brunel’s horror guru

Frazer Lee, Brunel's Lecturer in Creative Writing, publishes his fourth novel The Skintaker on 7 April 2015 through Samhain Publishing.

Alumna celebrates launch of Dark Aemilia in paperback

Former Brunel PhD student Sally O'Reilly will celebrate the launch of her highly acclaimed historical novel Dark Aemilia in paperback at events in both London and Brighton this April.

MA students' play to go on UK tour

One of our MA students has been hugely successful in securing funding and a UK tour for her first play with her production company.

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