Posted on 21st November 2011

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The Proof of Love by Catherine Hall nominated for the London Book Award and shortlisted for the Green Carnation Prize

Fiction Uncovered is pleased to announce that one of our 2011 titles, The Proof of Love by Catherine Hall, has been nominated for the London Book Award 2012 and shortlisted for the Green Carnation Prize 2011. The London Book Award is part of the London Awards for Art and Performance, which recognize artists who have made…

Posted on 21st November 2011

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The Water Theatre by Lindsay Clarke longlisted for the 2012 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award

Fiction Uncovered is delighted to announce that one of its 2011 titles, The Water Theatre by Lindsay Clarke, has been longlisted for the €100,000 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award for 2012, the world’s most valuable annual literary prize for a single work of fiction published in English. Libraries from 122 cities and 45 countries nominated books for…

Posted on 9th November 2011

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Fiction Uncovered secures funding for two years

Fiction Uncovered announced on Friday 11th November 2011 that it has received two more years funding from Grants for the Arts, supported by Arts Council England and funded by the National Lottery. The funding will assure that the promotion can run through to summer 2013.

Posted on 1st November 2011

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Exit Velocity: Creative Writing Programmes

In the last few weeks of my Creative Writing MA at the University of East Anglia, Andrew Cowan talked a lot about ‘exit velocity’. The idea was that we should emerge from the course with enough momentum behind our writing for our careers to take flight. It was a compelling thought. I pictured my writerly…