IMPORTANT NOTICE: Researchers depositing data may encounter a "connection reset" error after a few moments, if uploading files greater than 2GB in size. This issue is currently being looked into.

Show simple item record

dc.contributor.authorSayer, Paul
dc.date.accessioned2017-03-31T07:21:33Z
dc.date.available2017-03-31T07:21:33Z
dc.identifier.urihttps://rdmc.nottingham.ac.uk/handle/internal/164
dc.description.abstractIn this video author Paul Sayer shares his thoughts on madness and creativity during the Madness and Literature Network Seminar in 2009. For related videocasts see those presented by Professor Paul Crawford and Patrick Gale. Presentation delivered May 2009. Suitable for: Undergraduate study and Community Education Paul Sayer, Author. Paul Sayer is a former psychiatric nurse whose first novel The Comforts of Madness (1988) won the Constable Trophy, the Whitbread First Novel prize, and the Whitbread Book of the Year award. His five subsequent books include The Absolution Game (1992), Booker Prize 'long-listed', and Men in Rage (1999) published by Bloomsbury. His work has been translated into ten languages, and he has been the recipient of a number of scholarships, including a Society of Authors travel award and, for 2007/8, a Wingate Scholarship to support the writing of a new novel. Paul has tutored for Arvon, and has numerous credits for reviews and features in: the Sunday Times, Times, Independent, Literary Review, Time Out, Nursing Standard, Nursing Times, and many more. Psychiatry and psychological sciences remain an interest. 'The Comforts of Madness is surely sad, but enthralling in its excellence. Sayer's style is understated and surehanded.'- New York Newsday Important Copyright Information: You are free to copy, distribute and transmit this video as long as you credit the original author. The video is also available on YouTube
dc.publisherUniversity of Nottingham. Information Services. Learning Team
dc.relation.urihttps://mediaspace.nottingham.ac.uk/media/Creativity+and+mental+illness+A+the+Madness+and+Literature+Network+%28Presentation+by+Paul+Sayer%29/1_rarzburqen_UK
dc.rightsAttribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 UK
dc.rights.urihttps://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/
dc.titleCreativity and mental illness : the Madness and Literature Network
dc.rights.licenseExcept for third party materials (materials owned by someone other than The University of Nottingham) and where otherwise indicated, the copyright in the content provided in this resource is owned by The University of Nottingham and licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike UK 2.0 Licence (BY-NC-SA) (URL: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/ ). Your use of the content provided in this resource is subject to the terms of the copyright statement available here: http://unow.nottingham.ac.uk/copyright.aspx
uon.preservation.rarelyaccessedtrue


Files in this item

Thumbnail

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

  • U-Now Open Courseware
    U-Now is The University of Nottingham’s collection of open educational materials that have been openly licenced for anyone to use

Show simple item record

Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 UK
Except where otherwise noted, this item's license is described as Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 UK