All throughout the week of Monday 13th - Saturday 18th October, the whole Nottingham is playing host to the many world famous scholars, literary critics and poets as the Nottingham Festival of Words takes place.
Your Thursday Pulse team took a look at the event, with Sarah first describing what the purpose of it is:
As as a part of the festival, there are also events taking place on University Park itself on Friday 17th October, and so we caught up with event organiser Jacqueline Gabbitas and English lecturer Thomas Legendre to see what the event has to offer to you, the students:
Finally, we in the Studio gave our views on the festival and whether we'd be checking it out ourselves:
There are a wide number of events going on during the Nottingham Festival of Words, ranging in price and location. For more information on what you can see and hear during the jam-packed week, check out their website, http://nottwords.org.uk/.
Keep tuned from to the Pulse every weekday between 5 and 6 where we'll be bringing you more about the news and events that matter to you.