Archive for July, 2011

Elisabeth Fairchild in The Missouri Review

‘A Heavy Breath’, a new short story by UEA graduate Elisabeth Fairchild, appears in the Summer 2011 issue of The Missouri Review. Elisabeth (pictured) was born in San Francisco and grew up among the coastal redwoods of northern California. She...

Emily Bullock wins Bristol Short Story Prize

UEA Creative Writing graduate Emily Bullock has won this year’s Bristol Short Story Prize worth £1,000 plus a £150 Waterstone’s gift card. Emily’s story, ‘My Girl’, will be published in Venue Magazine and Bristol Review of Books as we...

Jacob Marcet nominated for FOX-NYTVF Comedy Script Contest

Recent UEA graduate Jacob Marcet has been named as one of the finalists in this year’s FOX TV-New York Television Festival Comedy Script Contest. Originally from the US, Jacob completed his MA in Creative Writing (Scriptwriting) at UEA in 2009. ...

The Art of Camping by Matthew de Abaitua

‘The Art of Camping: The History and Practice of Sleeping Under the Stars’ by Matthew De Abaitua is both a history of camping and a memoir of a year spent touring with his wife and three children and is published by Hamish Hamilton this week. ...

Aifric Campbell in ‘New Irish Short Stories’

‘Larry, lay down’ is a new short story by UEA alumna Aifric Campbell and is included in the anthology ‘New Irish Short Stories, edited by Joseph O’Connor and recently published by Faber. Aifric (pictured) completed an MA in Creative Writing...