An Evening With Tessa Hadley

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Tessa Hadley has written seven novels – including The London Train and also The Past, which won the Hawthornden Prize – and three collections of short stories. Her new novel, Late in the Day, came out in February this year. She publishes short stories regularly in the New Yorker, reviews for the Guardian and the London Review of Books; she was awarded a Windham Campbell prize for Fiction and the Hawthornden Prize in 2016. Tessa is visiting Edge Hill to celebrate of her Edge Hill Prize-winning collection Bad Dreams and Other Stories. As part of this event, a selection of students will also be reading their work.

Presented with Edge Hill University’s Creative Writing Department


Tessa Hadley

Tessa Hadley is the author four highly praised novels, Accidents in the Home, which was longlisted for the Guardian First Book Award, Everything Will Be All Right, The Master Bedroom and The London Train, and two collections of stories, Sunstroke and Married Love. She lives in Cardiff and teaches literature and creative writing at Bath Spa University, where she has recently been appointed Professor of Creative Writing. Her stories appear regularly in the New Yorker, Granta and other magazines.

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