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Ms Sarah Penny
Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing

Gaskell Building 131


Sarah Penny emigrated to the UK from South Africa in 2003 to lecture in Creative Writing at Brunel University London.  She is the author of a travelogue and two novels, one of which is the national set text for final year students in South Africa.  She is also one half of Hadithi ya Afrika – a story-capturing project that works with underprivileged African communities using dramatherapy and creative writing techniques.  Teaching interests include African fiction and children’s fiction.

Newest selected publications

Penny, S. (2011) 'Hadithi ya Afrika ( Stories from Africa)'.The Great Writing Conference. Imperial College London. [unpublished]

Conference paper

Penny, S. (2006) 'A Literary Vox Pop'.The Letters Home Conference. Cambridge. 19

Conference paper
More publications(3)