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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Eva Dietrich

Eva Dietrich

Graduated 2012

Eva Dietrich is the author of The Great Rainbow Hug (Le gros câlin arc-en-ciel, from Samir Editeur, 2011), recognized by La Revue Des Livres Pour Enfants in…

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Glyn Edwards

Glyn Edwards

Graduated 2020

Glyn Edwards is a teacher in North Wales. He has edited The Lonely Crowd and Cheval, the anthology comprising entrees to the Terry Hetherington Prize for Young…

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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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Arnold Thomas Fanning

Arnold Thomas Fanning

Graduated 2017

Arnold Thomas Fanning’s short stories, articles, and essays have been published in The Dublin Review, Banshee, the Irish Times, the Sunday Business Post, Crazyhorse…

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John Fennelly

John Fennelly

Graduated 2017

John Fennelly is a poet, writer and teacher. Born in London, he has lived for some time in the Czech Republic in Brno. He currently lives in Manchester where he…

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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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Andrew Forster

Andrew Forster

Graduated 2009

Andrew Forster graduated from MMU in 2009, winning the Michael Schmidt Prize for best Portfolio. He is originally from South Yorkshire but he lived in Scotland for…

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Anna Freeman

Anna Freeman

Graduated 2013

Anna Freeman is a lecturer in Creative Writing at Bath Spa University as well as a multiple slam-winning performance poet who has appeared at festivals across Britain…

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Ruth Fitzgerald

Ruth Fitzgerald

Graduated 2015

Ruth Fitzgerald was born in Bridgend, South Wales. She grew up in a big, busy family with far too many brothers. When she was six years old she wrote her first story,…

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Jacqueline Grima

Jacqueline Grima

Graduated 2018

Jacqueline Grima completed the Manchester Writing School MA in Creative Writing with distinction in 2018. Her short work has appeared in various publications and,…

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Kerry Hadley-Pryce

Kerry Hadley-Pryce

Graduated 2014

Kerry Hadley-Pryce was born in Wordsley, in the heart of the Black Country. She likes coffee, real ale, running, canals and Hammer Horror. She remembers writing…

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