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Virtual reality project preserves digital fiction

Issued:18/02/19

Sheffield Hallam researcher Professor Alice Bell is working with arts organisation One to One Development Trust to create an interactive storytelling...



Biopic of Mary Shelley & Her Frankenstein to make...

Issued:24/10/18

From the Page to the Stage don't miss Award Winning playwright Hattie Naylor's latest adaptationFrom the 25, 26, 27October, as part of the...



University graduate pens psychological thriller set...

Issued:27/07/18

Insider trading, embezzlement, and a mysterious disappearance; those are just some of the themes at the heart of a gripping new crime series-Firewatching-penned...



Spending on entertainment exceeds print sales for...

Issued:01/03/18

For the first time on record, the British public spent more money on music, video and games in 2017 than on books, magazines and newspapers, according...



Michael Rosen inspires at children's conference

Issued:05/02/18

Children's author Michael Rosen has inspired the next generation of people working with children at Sheffield Hallam University.The much-loved...



Sheffield Hallam brings acclaimed authors to the city

Issued:22/01/18

Award-winning author Jon McGregor is set to come to Sheffield as part of a new creative writing masterclass series from Sheffield Hallam University.Jon's...



Hallam lecturer shortlisted for prestigious writing...

Issued:07/11/17

A creative writing lecturer from Sheffield Hallam University has been named on the shortlist for the prestigious Sunday Times 'Young Writer of...



Crime, India, Radicalism: Off the Shelf reveals stellar...

Issued:01/09/17

The line-up for Off the Shelf Festival of Words 2017 has been revealed…Now one of the largest literary festivals in the UK, this year’s...



Universities team up with Arts Council to secure future...

Issued:27/04/17

The future of Sheffield's literary festival, Off the Shelf, has been secured thanks to a £100k grant from the Arts Council and support from...



Researchers marvel at potential of comics for learning

Issued:01/03/17

A new study has suggested comics are a better resource than text alone for students to learn new educational information.The research, carried...