Tag Archives: UEA

Fame by association

Last night we picked up this Stoke City-supporting Dominic boy who is studying politics at UEA and who found me on Facebook and asked if he could hitch a lift to Arsenal. It’s the second time he’s done this and … Continue reading

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Most timely

Tinchy and N-Dubz had to cancel a show at UEA a few weeks ago. It is re-scheduled for tonight and I am off there soon. For these boys it will be this: Elsewhere in Norwich I can hear the cries … Continue reading

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Henry Moore

They have quite a few of his works at the Sainsbury Centre at the UEA here in Norwich. Though Moore is best known for his sculpture, I am always attracted to his drawings which are sometimes preliminary sketches for the … Continue reading

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On Writing

Two days a week I am the Royal Literary Fund Fellow at the University of East Anglia. Here, in my office, I help students to express themselves more clearly in their essays and dissertations and theses. For the RLF website, … Continue reading

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The lone scarf

on the famous teaching wall at the UEA. I wonder how long it’ll be before Health & Safety spot that.

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