Refreshing, invigorating, renewing

Refreshing, invigorating, renewing

David Manderson I came to Faber Residency at the end of a long term of marking and assessing at the University of the West of Scotland, where I work during the day, and an almost two-year period of writing a second novel, which I write at night… I wasn’t sure, would...
Andrew Dowling at Faber

Andrew Dowling at Faber

Andrew Dowling Amongst the many changes experienced in contemporary British academia, one is the top down pressure to publish. And to publish. The act of writing and creation often becomes a burden, as something we have to do because we are told this is what we must....
Roy Horovitz at Faber

Roy Horovitz at Faber

Roy Horovitz OMG!!! Where do I begin? How to summarize the last ten days, which I spent here, at the Faber residency in Olot, surrounded by all this beauty? I came here from Israel. My very first visit to Catalonia (not Spain, Catalonya!, I learn fast…). Had no idea...