Literary Programme 2017

The Letters Page

The Letters Page

Jon McGregor

Organico Café

Thu 20 July 2017



The Letters Page is a literary journal in letters, published by the School of English at the University of Nottingham and edited by novelist and professor of creative writing Jon McGregor. The Letters Page publishes essays, stories, poetry, memoir, travelogue, and criticism; but all in the form of letters. Come along and be inspired by Jon’s love of letters.

Jon McGregor is the author of four novels and a story collection. He is the winner of the IMPAC Dublin Literature Prize, Betty Trask Prize, and Somerset Maugham Award, and has twice been longlisted for the Man Booker Prize. He is Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Nottingham, where he edits The Letters Page, a literary journal in letters. He was born in Bermuda in 1976, grew up in Norfolk, and now lives in Nottingham.

Jon will also read from his new novel Reservoir 13 at 6.30pm on Thursday 20 July.