Introduction

The author

The guide has been specially written by Dr David Kennedy, an experienced writer and teacher. David was an RLF Felllow at Trinity & All Saints College, Leeds, and is now a Senior Lecturer at the Universtiy of Hull .

The guide draws on his experience of working with students on a one-to-one basis to improve their essay writing skills. It also draws on the experience of other Royal Literary Fund Fellows and of teaching staff in institutions where RLF Fellows have been or are in residence.