The Imagining History Programme UK

IHUK 2023 comes to an end

IHUK 2023 is completed. An overview of the work we did between May and September.

In the wind of Curiosity – young adults writing Historical Fiction

Curiosity, Movement, Memory and Writing. Creative non-fiction writer, Malachy Tallack in his autobiography of exploration, 60 Degrees North writes Human beings have always moved from here to there…with a combination of memory, acquired knowledge and curiosity He goes… Read More

Camelford Writers Pull It Off!

From Source to Page to Stage. A performance to remember following their involvement in a Young Walter Scott Prize Imagining History Project. Thanks to the students at Sir James Smith’s Community School, all at North Cornwall Book Festival, Patrick Gale. “these young authors… Read More

Cornwall Odyssey ends at St Endellion

On 5th Oct, the team of writers who have been exploring their history and their sense of place will present excerpts of their work during the schools day at the North Cornwall Book Festival. We will be part… Read More

“Amazing how many stories there can be!”

  18th September 2018 – Into the woods, time-traveling the centuries back to the 1300s. 20 young writers from North Cornwall, digging with minds and pens to uncover the hidden voices of Penhallam Manor. Results of their creative… Read More