IEF Shut Up and Write session

Shut Up and Write –Launching 10 July!

This is a lively social writing approach that combines intensive writing with a sociable, scholarly atmosphere. It is open to all DMU Staff and Research Students (MPhil/PhD) and takes place every week. The session contains up to 90 minutes of intensive writing in 25 minute bursts. Arrive at 12:30, 1pm or 1:30pm and stay for as many rounds as you like. No critique, no judgement, just shut up and write! For further information see the attached PDF.

Date: Monday 10 July then weekly from that date except Monday 7 August 2017

Time: 12:30-2:00pm

Location: at The Kimberlin Library’s Collaboratory space (formerly the Con-fucius Centre, Opposite Gateway House).

Email: Jason Eyre ( for more information

Booking: none required just turn up and write.

NOTE: Andrew Reeves and Stephen Handsley from the IEF Organising Committee will be attending the session on Monday 31 July. There will be an informal chance to network over coffee in the SCR from 11.30am that day, followed by the Shut Up and Write session from 12.30pm. If you have any queries, and in order that we can judge demand for the session (or for future sessions focused on pedagogic and education research), please email Andrew (