Archive for April, 2012

Denis Hirson shortlisted for Commonwealth Book Prize

‘The Dancing and the Death on Lemon Street’ by UEA alumnus Denis Hirson has been shortlisted for the 2012 Commonwealth Book Prize. Denis (pictured) gained his PhD in Creative and Critical Writing from UEA in 2004. Born in South Africa and now ...

Adam Foulds and Sam Byers in’Britain’ issue of Granta

Two UEA writers are included in the latest issue of Granta, the magazine of new writing, whose theme is ‘Britain’. ‘Some Other Katherine’ by Sam Byers is an extract from his debut novel ‘Idiopathy’, which will be published by Fourth Est...

Anne Enright shortlisted for Orange Prize

UEA Creative Writing alumna Anne Enright has been shortlisted for this year’s Orange Prize for Fiction for her fifth novel ‘The Forgotten Waltz’, which was published by Jonathan Cape last year. Anne (pictured) graduated from the Creative Wri...

Philip Langeskov in The Warwick Review

‘Marta’, a new short story by UEA writer Philip Langeskov, appears in the latest issue of The Warwick Review, the journal of the University of Warwick’s Creative Writing programme, edited by Michael Hulse. Philip (pictured) was born in Copenh...