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UEA Creative Writing Scholarship

In 2015, I set up the John Boyne Scholarship for Irish students undertaking the MA in Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia, Norwich. I was a student on the MA in 1994/95 – when I could barely afford to

Odessa Festival of Literature

  • Literature Museum, Golden Hall, Odessa
  • 6.00PM | September 30th, 2016
  • Interview
  • Odessa Festival

Odessa Festival of Literature

  • Odessa Regional Puppet Theatre
  • 9.00AM | September 30th, 2016
  • The Boy at the Top of the Mountain
  • Odessa Festival

Cheltenham Literature Festival

  • Town Hall, Cheltenham
  • 4.00PM | October 13th, 2016
  • The Heart's Invisible Furies
  • Cheltenham Festival