Lynda Clark is a graduate of the NTU MA Creative Writing, and also holds a PhD from NTU. She is currently research fellow on the InGAME project at the University of Dundee, where she researches how AI systems can be used in storytelling. Her first novel, Beyond Kidding was published by Fairlight Books in October 2019. Her short story 'Ghillie’s Mum' won the Commonwealth Short Story Prize for Europe and Canada in 2018, and was shortlisted for the 2019 BBC Short Story Award.
Support will come from Victoria Zoë Callus, a star graduate of our BA English with Creative Writing and the MRes in Literary Research, and current NTU Midlands4Cities PhD candidate. The event is chaired by Dr Sarah Jackson, who supervised Linda and is currently supervising Victoria.