Staff and student exchange: between Cardiff and Jyväskylä

In her both enthusiastic and inspiring account, Shelagh Weeks, our colleague from Cardiff Univeristy (Wales), shares her recent pedagogical and cultural interchange experience at Jyväskylä University (Finland) along with Terhi Forssén’s at Cardiff University within the frame of a bilateral cooperation between both EACWP institutions.

Risto Ahti

In cooperation with Orivesi College of Arts (Finland) and thanks to the Erasmus+ program, Lorena Briedis, our EACWP community manager and colleague from Escuela de Escritores (Madrid) is in her last week of her job shadowing experience with Risto Ahti, one of the most remarkable Finnish and European poets as well as one of the most worldwide noted Poetry teachers. In her weekly Finnish diary, Briedis tells us more about her meeting experience with Ahti and her journey up to this pedagogical exchange.

Writing Between the Lines Symposium

Cardiff Metropolitan University makes extensive the invitation to its One Day Postgraduate Symposium Exploring Creative Writing as a Research Methodology to be held on September 3rd 2016. The deadline for submission of papers is 31st March 2016.