Creative Writing alumni D-F and published works Creative Writing alumni D-F and published works

Dafydd, Fflur (MA 2000)

Y Gwir Am Gelwydd (1998) - Urdd National Eisteddfod Literature Medal (1999)
 Lliwiau Liw Nos (2005)
 Atyniad (2006) - National Eisteddfod of Wales Prose Medal winner (2006)
Twenty Thousand Saints (2008) - Oxfam Hay Prize for Emerging Writers winner (2009)
 Ffordd o Fyw (2009)
 Y Llyfrgell (2010) - Daniel Owen Memorial Prize winner (2009); Max Boyce Prize winner (2010)
The White Trail (2011)
Awr y Locustiaid (2011)

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Dafydd, Sian Melangell (MA 2006)

Y Trydydd Peth (2009) - winner Prose Medal, National Eisteddfod of Wales (2009)
Hospital Field (2013)


Daley-Clarke, Donna (MA 2001)

A Lazy Eye (2005) – Commonwealth Writers’ Prize Best First Book (2006)

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Darby, Katy (MA 2006)

David Higham Award Winner (2005)
Open Secrets (2004)
Half-Life (2005)
The Unpierced Heart (2012, originally published as The Whores' Asylum)
Cries of London (BBC Radio 4, 2013)
Lovers’ Lies (editor with Cherry Potts, 2013)
Weird Lies: Science Fiction, Fantasy and Strange Stories from Liars' League (editor with Cherry Potts, 2013)
 

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Davies, Daniel (MA 2013)

Isle of Dogs (2008) - Glen Dimplex Award shortlist (2008)


Davis, Deborah (MA 2001)

Credits include:
Dickens Confidential (BBC Radio 4 Afternoon Play)
Letters to Fan-Fan (BBC Radio 4 Afternoon Play)
Court Pastoral (International Play Festival, 2003)
Balance of Power (BBC Radio 4, 10-part drama series)


De Abaitua, Matthew (MA 1994)

The Red Men (2007) - Arthur C Clarke Award shortlist (2007)
The Art of Camping: The History and Practice of Sleeping Under the Stars (2011)

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De'Ath, Amy (BA 2008)

Erec & Enide (2010)
Andromeda / The World Works For Me (2010)
Caribou (2011)

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Debney, Patricia (MA 1992)

How To Be A Dragonfly (2005)

Losing You (2007)
Black Hole and Other Stories (2008)
Littoral (2013)
 

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Dhingra, Leena (MA 1991)

Amritvela (1988)

 


Doughty, Louise (MA 1987)

Crazy Paving (1995)
Dance With Me (1996)
Honey-Dew (1998)
Fires in the dark (2003)
Stone Cradle (2006)
A Novel in a Year (2007)
Whatever You Love (2010) - Costa Novel Award shortlist (2010); Orange Prize for Fiction longlist (2011)
Apple Tree Yard (2013)

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Dunn, Suzannah (MA 1989)

Darker Days Than Usual (1990)
Quite Contrary (1991)
Blood Sugar (1994)
Past Caring (1995)
Venus Flaring (1996)
Tenterhooks (1998)
Commencing Our Descent (1999)
The Queen of Subtleties: A Novel of Anne Boleyn (2004)
The Sixth Wife (2007)
The Queen's Sorrow (2008)
The Confession of Katherine Howard (2010)
The May Bride (2014)

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Dunthorne, Joe (BA 2004, MA 2005)

Curtis Brown Award (2005)
Submarine (2008) - Dylan Thomas Prize longlist (2008); Desmond Elliot Prize shortlist (2008); Wodehouse Bolinger Prize shortlist (2008); Commonwealth Writers' Prize Best First Book shortlist (2009); Wales Book of the Year longlist (2009) Faber New Poets 5 (2010)
Wild Abandon (2011) - Encore Award winner (2012); Wales Book of the Year shortlist (2012)

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Eban, Katherine (MA 1992)

Dangerous Doses (2005)

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Edwards, Richard (MA 2003)

Credits include:
Soho Theatre Young Writer’s Programme (2004)
A Year of Your Love (London Independent Film Festival, 2009)


Elderkin, Susan (MA 1994)

Granta Best of Young British Novelists (2003)
Sunset Over Chocolate Mountains (2000)
The Voices (2003)
The Novel Cure: An A-Z of Literary Remedies (2013, with Ella Berthoud)

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Elliott, Laura (MA 2012)

Bridge (2010)
 


Emanuel, Oliver (MA 2002)

Credits include:

 Iz (Silver Tongue Theatre, 2003-4)
Magpie Park (West Yorkshire Playhouse, 2007)

Joseph and Joseph (BBC Radio4, 2007)
Flit (National Theatre of Scotland, 2008)

Daniel and Mary (BBC Radio Scotland, 2009) – Bronze Sony Radio Academy Award winner (2010)
Elvis in Prestwick (BBC Radio4, 2010)
Everything (BBC Radio4, 2010)
Ancient Greek (BBC Radio4, 2011)
Henry and Ingrid: Some Words For Home (Tron Theatre, Glasgow, 2011)

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English, Lucy (BA 1982)

Selfish People (1998)
Children of Light (1999)
Our Dancing Days (2000)

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Enright, Anne (MA 1987)

The Portable Virgin (1991) - Rooney Prize
The Wig My Father Wore (1995)
What Are You Like (2000) - Whitbread Prize Best Novel shortlist (2000); Encore Award winner
The Pleasure of Eliza Lynch (2002)
Making Babies: Stumbling Into Motherhood (2004)
The Gathering (2007) - Man Booker Prize winner (2007); Orange Broadband Prize for Fiction shortlist (2008)
Talking Pictures (2008)
Yesterday's Weather (2009)
The Granta Book of the Irish Short Story (editor, 2010)
The Forgetten Waltz (2011) - Orange Prize for Fiction longlist (2012)

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Evans, Diana (MA 2003)

26a (2005) – Betty Trask Award winner (2005); Orange Broadband Prize for New Writers (2005); Whitbread Prize First Novel shortlist (2005); Arts Council Decibel Writer of the Year Award (2006); Guardian First Book Award shortlist; Arts Foundation Fellowship shortlist (2007)
The Wonder (2009)

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Evans, Richard (MA 2003)

The Zoo Keeper (2008)
Orbiting (2010)


Falconer, Alison (MA 2008)

Credits include:
Sweet Sixteen (John Clare Theatre, Peterborough)
Uncle William’s House (BBC Radio4)
50/50 (Theatre Science)
 


Faqir, Fadia (PhD, 1990)

Nisanit (1990)
Pillars of Salt (1996) - ALOA Literary Award shortlist (Denmark, 2001)
My Name is Salma (2007)

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Farnell, Chris (BA 2005)

Mark II (2006)


Farrell, Paul (MA 2001)

Credits include:
Crossroads (ITV, 2002-3)
The Fete (2004)
Doctors (2005-6)
Silent Witness (BBC1, 2006)
Waking The Dead (BBC1, 2008)
Primeval (ITV, 2009)
Waterloo Road (BBC1, 2013)
 


Ferron Anderson, James (BA 1990)

The River And The Sea (2012) - Rethink Press New Novel Award (2012)

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Finucan, Stephen (MA 1996)

Happy Pilgrims (2000)
Foreigners (2003)
The Fallen (2009)

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Fish, Laura (MA 2002, PhD 2007)

Flight of Black Swans (1995)
Strange Music (2008) - Orange Prize for Fiction longlist (2009)

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Fisher, Max (MA 2003)

Credits include:
A Better Direction (Screen East Digital Shorts, 2004) - Best Regional or Network Drama shortlist, Creative Norfolk Awards (2005)
The Great British Citizenship Test (Screen East New Voices, 2003)


Fishman, Seth (MA 2005)

The Well’s End (2014)


Fletcher, Susan (MA 2002)

Eve Green (2004) – Whitbread First Novel Award (2004); Betty Trask Prize (2005)
Oystercatchers (2007) - Romatic Novel of the Year Award shortlist (2008); Dylan Thomas Prize Longlist (2008)
Corrag (2010) - John Llewellyn Rhys prize shortlist (2010); Writers' Guild Best Fiction Book Award shortlist (2010)
The Silver Dark Sea (2012)

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Flood, Chelsey (MA 2010)

Curtis Brown Award (2010)
Infinite Sky (2013) - Leeds Book Awards shortlist (2014); James Reckitt Hull Children's Book Award shortlist (2014); Carnegie Medal longlist (2014); Branford Boase Award longlist (2014)


Flusfeder, David (MA 1988)

Man Kills Woman (1993)
Like Plastic (1996) – Encore Award winner (1997)
Morocco (2000)
The Gift (2003)
The Pagan House (2007)
A Film by Spencer Ludwig (2010)
John The Pupil (2014)

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Forbes, Caroline (MA 1989)

The Needle on Full (1985)


Foster, Stephen (MA 1998)

It Cracks Like Breaking Skin (1999) - MacMillan PEN Award shortlist (1999)
Strides (2001)
She Stood There Laughing (2004)
The Book of Lists, Football (2006)
Walking Ollie (2006)
Are You With Me? (2007)
Along Came Dylan (2008)
From Working Class Hero to Absolute Disgrace (2009)


Foulds, Adam (MA 2000)

GrantaBest of Young British Novelists 2013 

The Truth About These Strange Times (2007) - Betty Trask Award winner (2007); Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award winner (2008); Desmond Elliott Prize shortlist (2008)
The Broken Word (2008) - Costa Poetry Award winner (2008); Jerwood Aldeburgh Prize winner (2008); Somerset Maugham Award winner (2009); John Llewellyn Rhys Prize shortlist (2008); Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award shortlist (2009)
The Quickening Maze (2009) - Encore Award winner (2011); European Union Literature Prize (2011); South Bank Show Literature prize winner (2010); Man Booker Prize shortlist (2009); Walter Scott Prize shortlist (2010); IMPAC Dublin Literary Award longlist (2010)
In The Wolf’s Mouth (2014)

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Fowler, Bo (MA 1995)

Scepticism Inc. (1998)
The Astrological Diary of God (1999)
The Philosophy of Stars (2011)
Notes From The Autopsy of God (2012)

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Frank, Sophie (MA 2000)

The Mattress Actress (2000)