Dr Maggie Butt
Maggie is Deputy Dean in Arts and Education, with special responsibility for International Development, Partnerships and Research. She is an ex-journalist and BBC TV documentary producer, and now a widely published poet.
PhD Creative Writing, Cardiff University 2003
Chair of National Assoication of Writers in Education (UK)
- Creative writing
- Practice based research in creative writing
- Research in pedagogy in creative writing
Director of Studies and supervisor of PhD students in Creative Writing.
Authored books - poetry collections:
Ally Pally Prison Camp (Oversteps Books 2011);
petite (Hearing Eye, London 2010);
Lipstick (Greenwich Exchange, London 2007);
Quintana Roo (Acumen Literary Journal, Devon 2003).
Story , The Heart of the Matter (Greenwich Exchange, London 2007).
Poems: Over 150 poems published in literary journals and anthologies. Winning poems in competitions. Poems on radio and internet.
Articles: in literary journals and writing journals and magazines in UK and internationally.
Conferences: Papers and panel chairing at national and international writing conferences.
Chair of: National Association of Writers in Education (NAWE).
Professional background in newspaper journalism as a reporter, and BBC TV as a documentary maker (including research, writer, producer and director.)