Interviews

In Conversation with Annie Cross
In Conversation with Annie Cross
We sat down to talk to Annie Cross, Nottingham’s 2023 Slamovision winner, about her inspirations, ...
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Neal Pike on his Virtual Residency with Melbourne City of Literature
Neal Pike on his Virtual Residency with Melbourne City of Literature
Nottingham-based writer Neal Pike has been working with our friends at Melbourne City of Literature ...
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Alison Moore and Giselle Leeb: Keeping It Short
Alison Moore and Giselle Leeb: Keeping It Short
​“...the short story writer is to the novelist as a cabinetmaker is to a house carpenter” clai...
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Gwen Grant: Treasure in Worksop
Gwen Grant: Treasure in Worksop
As the first in a series of articles on the wonders of the Northern part of the county, we meet Gwen...
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Cara Thompson: Creative, Candid, Champion
Cara Thompson: Creative, Candid, Champion
In a guest post, Nottingham College Journalism student Charlotte Smyth interviewed rising star and S...
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Darren Simpson and The Memory Thieves
Darren Simpson and The Memory Thieves
Darren Simpson follows the international success of his book 'Scavengers; with a new book with an un...
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We talk to Stephen Holland: Comics Laureate
We talk to Stephen Holland: Comics Laureate
On March 31st 2021, Stephen Holland became the UK's comic Laureate, a post he will hold for 2 years....
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Politics, Power, and Protest: In Conversation with Abi Daré, Zing Tsjeng, and Selina Nwulu
Politics, Power, and Protest: In Conversation with Abi Daré, Zing Tsjeng, and Selina Nwulu
Nottingham was selected by the BBC and Libraries Connected to run a series of workshops throughout M...
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Norma Charles, scribbler extraordinaire
Norma Charles, scribbler extraordinaire
An interview with Norma Charles, who has published her first book, Foley Crow: Friend or Foe?...
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Drabble Rouser: Brian Mackinney and the Art of the Century
Drabble Rouser: Brian Mackinney and the Art of the Century
We meet a writer who changed his life when he came across a very particular form of writing......
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Interview with First Story young writer, Nidaa
Interview with First Story young writer, Nidaa
Nidaa took part in the First Story Young Writer project, where she was mentored by Lucy Caldwell. Af...
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Q&A With Jon McGregor
Q&A With Jon McGregor
Jon McGregor is an award-winning novelist and short story writer. He was awarded the International D...
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Victoria Callus: Wade and Daffodils
Victoria Callus: Wade and Daffodils
As part of our online Geoff Nicholson event, a reading from our support act Victoria Callus...
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Geoff Nicholson in Conversation With David Belbin
Geoff Nicholson in Conversation With David Belbin
Our planned live event is now online....
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Writers in Profile #3: James C. Stuart
Writers in Profile #3: James C. Stuart
James C. Stuart is author of Dragonstone, a series of magical adventure novels. The series follows a...
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