About

 

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photo ©Stefano Masse, 2014.

My short fiction has appeared in Mslexia, The Scotsman and in a collection from The National Galleries of Scotland. My first novel, The Words in my Hand, was written with the support of a grant from Arts Council England and was shortlisted for the Costa First Novel award, the Authors’ Club Best First Novel Award and longlisted for the Prix du Roman FNAC. I am a MacDowell Colony Fellow and worked on my second novel there between November 2017 and January 2018. My second novel, Year Without Summer, is due to be published in 2020 by Two Roads books. Further information about the book is towards the bottom of the following page: YWS.

 

I have worked with artists in the UK and South Africa and my work has been funded under the Artists’ International Development Fund, (Arts Council England and the British Council). Details of that project, which saw me work with fine artist Richard Penn at Nirox, Johannesburg, can be found here: http://mailout.co/cambridge-based-artists-secure-arts-council-funding-to-develop-international-projects/ I’ve since been commissioned to produce work in support of  Penn’s most recent exhibition, Surface Detail, at the Origins’ Centre.

 

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‘The word for it’ – my short story installed in the exhibition space for Richard Penn’s Surface Detail, 2015.

 

I am represented by Veronique Baxter, at David Higham Associates.

The Words in My Hand is published by:

Two Roads
Ullstein
Luitingh-Sijthoff
Le Livre de Poche (Préludes Editions)
Laguna
Siruela
BTC Sahinpasic

I managed the Words and Women twitter feed until March 2016, a voluntary organisation representing women writers in the East of England.

I can be found online at:

https://twitter.com/guingb @guingb

FB: https://www.facebook.com/GuinevereGlasfurdBooks

Print

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shortlisted for Costa First Novel award, 2016

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longlisted, Prix du Roman FNAC, 2o16

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