Light Box by KJ Orr
Light Box is the debut collection of short stories by UEA alumna K.J. Orr and is published by Daunt Books this week. Katherine (K.J.) graduated from the UEA MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) in 2007 and subsequently completed a PhD in Creative and Critical Writing at the University of Chichester. Her short fiction has been published by the Dublin Review, The White Review, the Sunday Times Magazine, Lighthouse and Comma Press, among others. In addition to being shortlisted for the BBC National Short Story Award in 2011, she has been shortlisted for The Bridport Prize and the KWS Hilary Mantel International Short Story Competition. In 2012 Daunt Books published a special edition of her story ‘The Inland Sea’, and last year she was included in the anthology Best British Short Stories 2015.