Dr Holly Howitt-Dring

Liverpool Screen School

Degrees

Cardiff University, Wales, PhD
Cardiff University, Wales, MA in Teaching and Practice of Creative Writing

Academic appointments

Course Leader, MA Creative Writing, University of Portsmouth, 2009 - 2017

Journal article

Howitt-Dring L. 2022. A selection of poems, translated into Greek Hartis Magazine, 37 Publisher Url Public Url

Howitt-Dring H. 2011. Making micro meanings: reading and writing microfiction Short Fiction in Theory and Practice, 1 :47-58 DOI

Howitt-Dring L. 2010. So Small it Slips Between the Cracks: the brief story of microfiction Planet Extra,

Howitt-Dring L. 2010. Author's Commentary: Holly Howitt's 'Water' Leaf Writers' Magazine, 1 :28-29

Internet publication

Howitt H. 2020. 'The Bike' - a creative non-fiction piece in the online literary journal Plague20 Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Book

Howitt H. 2019. The Hall The London Magazine (editions). London Publisher Url

Howitt H. 2009. The Schoolboy 9781905614882

Howitt H. 2008. Dinner Time

Other

Howitt-Dring LH. 2017. 'The Sandman' - poem The London Magazine, Publisher Url Public Url

Howitt-Dring L. 2015. Two Poems The London Magazine,

Howitt-Dring L. 2013. Two Poems The London Magazine,

Howitt-Dring L. 2012. Two Poems The London Magazine,

Howitt-Dring L. 'Trace' - poem The London Magazine, Publisher Url Public Url

Howitt-Dring L. Two Poems The London Magazine,

Howitt-Dring L. I Want to Find Nothing (poem) The London Magazine,

Howitt-Dring L. First Visit to Rosslyn Chapel The London Magazine,

Howitt-Dring L. First Sleep The London Magazine, Publisher Url

Book review

Howitt-Dring L. 2017. Book review: Fissures Flash: The International Journal of Flash Fiction, 8

Howitt-Dring L. 2014. Book review: The Value of the Humanities Writing in Education,

Howitt-Dring L. 2014. Book review Writing in Education, DOI

Howitt-Dring L. 2014. Book Review: Short Cicruit Writing in Education,

Howitt-Dring L. Book review: We Know What We Are Flash, 4

Howitt-Dring L. Book review: Marry Me Flash, 6

Chapters

Howitt-Dring LH. 2015. Housewives and Half-Stories: A Question of Genre and Gender in Microfiction British Women Short Story Writers :179-192 Edinburgh University Press 9781474401395 Publisher Url

Norminton G. 2013. Beacons Stories for Our Not So Distant Future Oneworld Publications 9781851689699

Howitt-Dring L. 2007. From This Day Forth Kiernan A. A Bit on the Side Parthian. Cardigan 978-1-905762-05-7

Thesis/Dissertation

Howitt-Dring LH. Meaning and Incompleteness Gwyn R.

Artefact

Howitt-Dring L. Howitt, H. (Author). (2016). Auspices. Artefact, Myriad/University of Sussex. Publisher Url

Howitt-Dring LH. Howitt-Dring, H. (2017). Inverted Commas. In P. Blair, & A. Chantler (Eds.), Funny Bone: Flashing for Comic Relief Chester: University of Chester.

Other Professional Activity:

Curriculum Enhancement Internship Project: funding for students to work as editors, running the student creative writing publication In the Red. 2022

Curriculum Enhancement Project - funded for 50 hours. 2022

Chief External Examiner, Coventry University (Humanities Subjects). 2020

Editor of Writing in Practice, issue 2 Editor of Writing in Practice, issue 4 https://www.nawe.co.uk/writing-in-education/writing-at-university/writing-in-practice.html.

Fellowships:

Hawthornden Fellowship, Hawthornden Castle https://www.hawthorndenliteraryretreat.org/, https://www.hawthorndenliteraryretreat.org/. 2021

External PGR examinations performed:

Leicester University, PhD, The Red Cage & Commentary: China’s Bloodiest Historical Period (1925-45). 2021

University of Middlesex, PhD, Looking for Mary Webb. 2020

Liverpool John Moores, PhD, Creative and Media Writing. 2019

Winchester Unversity, PhD, Creative Writing. 2018

Portsmouth University, MPhil, Creative Technologies. 2016

Northumbria University, PhD, Creative Writing. 2015

Roehampton University, PhD, Creative Writing. 2014

Conference presentation:

Conversation and Collaboration in Poetry: Opening Secret Doors, National Association of Writing in Education Annual Conference, York, UK, Oral presentation. 2019

Conversations through Poetry, National Association of Writing in Education - annual conference, York, UK, Oral presentation. 2018

Beyond the Moon: Science Fact and Science Fiction, Annual Creative Writing Conference, Crete, Greece, Oral presentation. 2015

Housewives and Half-Stories, Studies in Literature, University of Portsmouth, University of Portsmouth, Oral presentation. 2015

Science Fiction and Science Fact, Creative and Cultural Industries Research Conference, University of Portsmouth, Oral presentation. 2015

How short is short?, New Narratives, Gellifawr, Wales, Oral presentation. 2010

Making micro meanings, Writers and Writing: Creative and Critical Approaches, Gregynog, Wales, Oral presentation. 2008

Editorial boards:

The London Magazine, Editorial Advisor, https://www.thelondonmagazine.org/. 2015

Writing In Practice, Editor Editorial Board Member, https://www.nawe.co.uk/writing-in-education/writing-at-university/writing-in-practice.html. 2015

Membership of professional bodies:

The Critics' Circle Books Section - committee member, The Critics' Circle, http://criticscircle.org.uk/books/. 2015

External committees:

Peer Review College, Arts and Humanities Research Council, Peer review college member. 2014

Higher Education Committee, National Association of Writing in Education, Elected committee member, https://www.nawe.co.uk/about-us.html. 2012

Research Grants Awarded:

Arts and Humanities Research Council, Translating Tales of the Trickster, Grant value (£): 4000, Duration of research project: 4 months. 2012

Media Coverage:

Interview on Serbian arts TV programme, covering the Kikinda Short Writing Festival in Belgrade and Kikinda, Serbia. 2011

Teaching qualification:

Fellow of Higher Education Academy. 2010

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