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Visiting Norwich, a UNESCO City of literature

Hasan, Md. Mahmudul (2019) Visiting Norwich, a UNESCO City of literature. The Daily Star, Dhaka. p. 13.

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The Writers’ Centre Norwich (WCN), the University of East Anglia and other bodies hold national and international literary festivals and events in the city all the year round. In 1970, thanks to the initiative of writer and academic Malcolm Bradbury (1932-2000), UEA became the first British university to introduce a Masters programme in Creative Writing whose graduates include many literary giants, such as, Rose Tremain (1943-), Ian McEwan (1948-) and the 2017 Nobel Prize winner Kazuo Ishiguro (1954-). Because of these and other literary significances, in 2012, UNESCO declared Norwich a “City of Literature” and it is by far one of 28 such cities worldwide.

Item Type: Article (Electronic Media)
Additional Information: 6409/76063
Uncontrolled Keywords: Visiting Norwich, UNESCO City of literature
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PE English
P Language and Literature > PR English literature
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences
Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences > Department of English Language & Literature
Depositing User: Dr. Md. Mahmudul Hasan
Date Deposited: 25 Nov 2019 10:08
Last Modified: 14 Aug 2021 22:02
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/76063

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