Two UEA writers have been included on the shortlist of four in contention for The Royal Society of Literature V.S. Pritchett Short Story Prize. Emily Ford (pictured) graduated from the MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) this year and is nominated for ‘The Hikers’. Grace Brown is a current student on the MFA in Creative Writing and is shortlisted for ‘Hens’. The prize is worth £1,000 is awarded to the best unpublished short story of the year. The winning entry is also published in Prospect magazine online and in RSL Review. The winner will be announced at the British Library on 8th November.