Novel Nights: Writing about Family Relationships with guest authors, Martine McDonagh & Stephen May

  • The Square Club
  • May 31
  • 20:00 - 22:00
  • £6
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Novel Nights is a night of author talks, Q and A and readings from writers. Tonight, novelists, Martine McDonagh and Stephen May, will discuss how they approach writing about family relationships.Novelists, Martine McDonagh and Stephen May, will discuss how they approach writing about family relationships.
Martine McDonagh’s third novel, Narcissism for Beginners was published in March 2017. Martine runs the MA Creative Writing & Publishing at West Dean College in Sussex and has worked as an editor, proofreader and script consultant.
Stephen May didn’t begin writing seriously until his 40s. His second novel, Life! Death! Prizes! was shortlisted for the 2012 Costa Novel Award and The Guardian Not The Booker Prize. His third novel Wake Up Happy Every Day was published in 2014 and his latest Stronger Than Skin is published by Sandstone Press in March 2017. Stephen has worked as a storyliner for television soap opera, written two textbooks on creative writing and collaborates on performance pieces with theatre-makers, artists, film-makers, musicians and dancers.