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Dr David Rogers
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Kingston University
Penrhyn Road
Kingston upon Thames
Surrey KT1 2EE

Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 2283


Kingston Writing School provides opportunities for students and writers to publish their work. Colleagues are research active and publish with prestigious publishing houses and in leading academic journals, newspapers, magazines and literary reviews.

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Kingston University Press


Kingston University Press publishes high quality commercial and academic titles. Published titles reflect the diverse nature of the student and academic bodies at Kingston University in ways which are designed to impact on debate, to generate mutual understanding and to complement the values to which the University is committed.

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Annual literary anthology of poetry, flash fiction and short stories

Established in 2004, this vibrant magazine showcases a cross-section of the high quality work being produced by current Kingston University Students. Ripple is written by BA, MA and MFA level students and produced by MA students of Publishing, and Creative Writing. Published by Kingston University Press, its editorial and production values reflect the high standard of work by the student publishing team.

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The River / River Online

Student newspaper and website

Kingston University's student newspaper, The River, is edited and written by undergraduate Journalism students and appears fortnightly. River Online, the online edition of the paper, is run by postgraduate Journalism students. The multi-media journalists gather and write news, shoot video, and engage with readers through their comments and the social networks.

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Mouth / Bite Online

Student magazine and website

Three times a year Kingston University gets a little mouthy... that's when Mouth, the publication produced by postgraduate Magazine Journalism students as part of their MA assessment, hits the news stand. The magazine was shortlisted for New Student Magazine 2010 in the PPA's Magazine Academy Awards and has since launched an accompanying website, Bite Online.

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Staff outputs

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