Sue Stern

Sue Stern

Graduated 2006

Sue Stern was born in London but has lived in Manchester since she was five. She has published poems and short fiction in Britain and America, has an MA in writing…

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Michael Stewart

Michael Stewart

Graduated 2010

Michael Stewart is a multi-award winning writer, born and brought up in Salford, who moved to Yorkshire in 1995 and is now based in Bradford. He has written several…

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Mari Strachan

Mari Strachan

Graduated 2007

Mari Strachan was born in 1945 into a Welsh family in Harlech, on the north-west coast of Wales. After graduating from Cardiff University she qualified as a chartered…

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Megan Taylor

Megan Taylor

Graduated 2009

Megan Taylor was born in Greenwich, South London, in 1973. Her first novel, How We Were Lost, a dark coming-of-age story, was published by Flame Books in 2007…

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Trevor Mark Thomas

Trevor Mark Thomas

Graduated 2018

Trevor Mark Thomas was born in Manchester in 1976. He lives with his girlfriend in Manchester. He has a dog called Columbo. His first novel, The Bothy (Salt Publishing),…

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Jane Weir

Jane Weir

Graduated 2003

Jane Weir is Anglo–Italian who grew up in Manchester and lived in Belfast for several years before moving back to England. She was joint winner (with fellow…

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Robin Yassin-Kassab

Robin Yassin-Kassab

Graduated 2008

Robin Yassin–Kassab was born in Britain to a Syrian father and English mother. He graduated from Oxford University and worked as a journalist in Pakistan before…

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Jane Yeh

Jane Yeh

Graduated 2003

Jane Yeh was born in America and educated at Harvard University. She holds master’s degrees from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and the Manchester…

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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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