Andrew Cowan is a Professor of Creative Writing at UEA. He is himself a graduate of the UEA Creative Writing MA, having been taught by Malcolm Bradbury and Angela Carter. He is the author of six novels: Pig, which won and was shortlisted for a number of literary awards, Common Ground, Crustaceans, What I Know, Worthless Men, and most recently Your Fault. His Creative Writing guidebook, The Art of Writing Fiction, was published by Routledge in 2011 and will be published in a new edition in 2023. His latest book, also published by Routledge, is Against Creative Writing.
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