Posted on 19th June 2012

Posted by Sophie

Fiction Uncovered FM at Foyles announces programme

Fiction Uncovered announces the programme today (Tuesday 19th June 2012) for its four-day pop-up radio station FICTION UNCOVERED FM AT FOYLES from 20th – 23rd June 2012. The Fiction Uncovered FM radio station which will be hosted at Foyles, Charing Cross Road and will include interviews, panel discussions and live literary salon events, as well…

Posted on 14th June 2012

Posted by Sophie

Asian Bloomsbury Beyond the Frame

Come and find out how Bloomsbury, the bohemian hub of early twentieth-century moderns, was criss-crossed at its heart by the presence of India. South Asian artists, writers and publishers were familiar faces on its streets, amongst them M.J. Tambimuttu, editor of Poetry London, and novelist and art critic, Mulk Raj Anand, founding-father of the Indian…

Posted on 14th June 2012

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Katy Guest to judge at Literary Death Match London

Katy Guest, Literary Editor of The Independent on Sunday and a Fiction Uncovered 2012 judge, will reprise her judging role at  the 27th London episode of the competitive reading series Literary Death Match at Concrete in Shoreditch on the evening of  June 26th. They judging panel will pass judgment on a fierce foursome of lit-minded readers, including the inimitable Polly Courtney (author…

Posted on 3rd June 2012

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“We are living, in this country, through a golden age of fiction.”

On 23rd May 2012, the Fiction Uncovered 2012 Chair of Judges, John Sutherland – Lord Northcliffe Professor Emeritus of Modern English Literature at UCL, announced the eight Fiction Uncovered writers selected for this year’s promotion at an evening event at The Union, Soho, London. Below is a transcript of John Sutherland’s speech before announcing the…