Naomi Young

Naomi Young

Graduated 2006

Naomi Young currently works at the University of Cambridge. She has lived in America, Switzerland and in Guatemala between 1993 and 1996, undertaking human rights…

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Adrian Barnes

Adrian Barnes

Graduated 2008

The Canadian based writer, who was born in Blackpool but moved to Canada when he was five years old, is in Britain for only a short time in order to publicise the…

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Diana Bradley

Diana Bradley

Graduated 2007

In 2005 Diana was due to start an MA in the History of the Manchester Region at Manchester Metropolitan University. But, when the course was cancelled at the…

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Anne Caldwell

Anne Caldwell

Graduated 2007

Anne grew up in the north-west of England and lives in West Yorkshire where she lives with her son. Anne teaches creative writing at Bolton University and for the…

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Fiona Campbell

Fiona Campbell

Graduated 2006

Fiona Campbell is a science graduate who studied psychology and zoology at Bristol University and UCL. She then moved to Tokyo to work for Unilever and began writing.…

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Neil Campbell

Neil Campbell

Graduated 2006

Neil Campbell was born in Audenshaw, Manchester in 1973. While working variously as a warehouseman, bookseller and teacher, he had poems and stories published in…

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Ali Cargill

Ali Cargill

Graduated 2006

Ali Cargill is an experienced teacher and tutor of English. She has examined for AQA in English, at both GCSE and A level. She has written the York Notes A level…

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David Chadwick

David Chadwick

Graduated 2011

David’s debut novel, Liberty Bazaar, is set in Liverpool during the American Civil War and was published by Aurora Metro in 2015. He is a journalist who has…

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Michael Conley

Michael Conley

Graduated 2013

Michael lives in Manchester and teaches English at a sixth form college. His first pamphlet, Aquarium, is with Birmingham-based award-winning publishers Flarestack. He…

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Kieran Devaney

Kieran Devaney

Graduated 2010

Kieran Devaney was born in Birmingham in 1983. He has worked as a library assistant and an academic support worker for students with disabilities. He has also worked…

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Shanta Everington

Shanta Everington

Graduated 2006

Shanta Everington trained as a teacher and has had a range of jobs from working in community care and running a teenage sex helpline to editing an international…

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Janet Fisher

Janet Fisher

Graduated 2014

Janet Fisher was born in Birmingham in 1943. She read Law at Bristol University, followed by five years' legal publishing experience. After a move to Yorkshire…

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