Kit de Waal

author

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EVENTS 2021

(LIMITED DUE TO GLOBAL RESTRICTIONS)

17th June, 5 pm

LONDON METROPOLITAN UNIVERSITY

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QUICK, ONLINE READS
Image by Sandie Clarke

Exterior Paint
A short story taken from
Protest: Stories of Resistance.

Winter Islands

I Am the Painter's Daughter

Second Prize in the Bare Fiction Prize for Flash Fiction 2014.

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Bridport Prize

Kit de Waal’s winning flash fiction.

PUBLISHED WORK

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My Name Is Leon

"This is a superbly written book that will break your heart, but also, I hope, spur you to action." - Heidi Durrow, New York Times bestselling author.

The Trick to Time

"Heroically ordinary."

- Financial Times

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Becoming Dinah

"A gripping, heart-wrenching coming-of-age story" - Guardian

Common People

A valuable anthology of working-class writers. Edited by Kit de Waal, these essays, memoirs, stories and poems from established and new writers come straight from the heart.

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Six Foot Six

Penguin quick read book written by Kit De Waal. The story is about twenty one year old, six foot six, Timothy Flowers.

Supporting Cast

Written by Kit de Waal, supporting Cast captures the extraordinary moments in our ordinary lives, and the darkness and the joy of the everyday.

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GALLERY

INTERVIEWS & ARTICLES

The Times Literary Supplement

The Guardian

‘I read my first novel aged 22’

The Irish Times

‘I will always write stories that come from the heart’

BBC Radio 3

Essay: Brick, Stone,
Glass, Steel

Twenty Questions
with Kit de Waal

The Casket of
Fictional Delights

Kit De Waal gives advice on writing Flash Fiction

Munster Literary Centre

In conversation
with Paul Mcveigh
and Niahm Campbell

The Birmingham
Lit Fest Presents...
podcast 

Kit de Waal in Conversation with
Paul McVeigh

The Guardian

Article
My 60th isn’t
‘just another birthday’.
It’s a turning point

Waterstones

Common People
with Kit de Waal

News with Robbietow

Interview with Kit de Waal

Writers Online

Meet the author:
Kit de Waal

Penguin

Kit de Waal on why
we need more
diverse writers

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Co-founder

Big Book Weekend

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Co-founder

Portopia Productions

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Co-writer

The Third Day

COLLABORATIONS & OTHER WORK

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Co-founder

Primadonna Festival

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Member

The Black Writers' Guild

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Writer in Residence

Limerick University

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Member

Create Central

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Co-writer

One Hand Tied Behind Us

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Co-writer

Dear Ireland

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