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Frenchman sings praises of Fife writer

An online resource celebrating acclaimed Fife writer Joe Corrie is launched by the University thanks to an enthusiastic young Frenchman.

18 April 2019Public interest stories

Edward Lear’s songs of the century

The music of literary maverick Edward Lear will be brought to life for the first time in almost 100 years, thanks to a St Andrews academic.

7 March 2019University news

Poet portrait unveiled by National Galleries

The National Galleries of Scotland will unveil a portrait of renowned Scottish poet and University academic, John Burnside.

21 February 2019University news

Newly discovered premiere of Debussy children’s ballet to be performed in St Andrews

Over 200 local children to attend Great War pacifist concert to mark centenary of WW1.

6 February 2018Community

Frankenstein to be brought to life at University

Halloween reading of Shelley’s novel

31 October 2017University news

University of St Andrews professors honoured by British Academy

Professors Sir Hew Strachan and Nicholas Roe elected Fellows

25 July 2017Awards

Cloud Atlas author to attend sold-out international conference on his works

Award-winning author David Mitchell in St Andrews on Saturday

29 May 2017University news

University of St Andrews professors recognised for high achievement

Professors John Hudson and Lorna Hutson have been elected Fellows of the British Academy

15 July 2016Awards

Laureation Address: Professor Neil Gaiman

Laureation by Dr Chris Jones, School of English, for Professor Neil Gaiman, recipient of the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters

21 June 2016Awards

St Andrews academics named “broadcasters of the future”

The only academics in Scotland selected in nationwide search for the brightest minds with a passion to communicate ideas

30 May 2016University news