Vulgar Errors/ Feral Subjects: Poetry Workshops with Fran Lock, Lent Term 2023

Vulgar Errors/ Feral Subjects

Poetry Workshops with Fran Lock

Lent Term 2023

Fran Lock is excited to share that Vulgar Errors/ Feral Subjects – a series of informal poetry workshops exploring feral subjectivity, abject animality, and the nonhuman “other” – is back!

This term there will be snakes, weasels, cyborgs, and – you guessed it – more hyenas.   There will also be a focus on (per)forming the feral on stage and page.  The next live workshop will be:




25th of January 2023


Judith E Wilson Drama Studio

Faculty of English

9 West Road


All are welcome, but could those hoping to attend for the first time,  please email Fran at



Fran will also be holding an office-hours for one-to-one conversations about writing. If you would like to meet with her, please arrange to do so by writing to her at:

To get a flavour of the sessions, or to catch up on any you’ve missed, you can visit the Vulgar Errors blog, featuring notes, quotes and links to relevant reading: