Q&A: Peter Bowker - BAFTA Award winning writer

Posted on 10 July 2015

Q&A with Peter Bowker

Thursday 16 July 2015 | 11:30am
Ken Loach Multi-Media Room, Media Building, Keele University

Acclaimed writer Peter Bowker will receive an honorary Doctor of Letters from Keele University on 16 July. Peter is a major TV dramatist, screen writer and recent double-BAFTA winner for his acclaimed portrayal of the life of Neil Baldwin in Marvellous. In addition to his most recent success, his credits include Blackpool, Flesh and Blood, Occupation (about the Iraq War), Desperate Romantics; and the family drama set in Manchester, From There to Here.

Peter will be holding a Q&A session at 11.30 in the Ken Loach Multi-Media Room located at the Media Building on campus. It will last for about an hour and commence with some extracts from Peter's works. Peter is an energetic, humorous and engaging speaker who is passionate about communicating his craft as a script writer. This event is open for all and is free of charge.

Anybody who intends to attend should RSVP to Fenella Webster at f.webster@keele.ac.uk