Dunthorne, Joe

BA Year : 2004, MA Year : 2005

Biography

Novelist and poet Joe Dunthorne graduated from the BA in English Literature with Creative Writing in 2004 and from the MA in Creative Writing in 2005. He taught on the MA and MFA programmes as a Teaching Fellow between 2016 and 2018.

Awards and recognition

  • Curtis Brown Award (2005)
  • Dylan Thomas Prize longlist for Submarine (2008)
  • Desmond Elliot Prize shortlist for Submarine (2008)
  • Wodehouse Bolinger Prize shortlist for Submarine (2008)
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize Best First Book shortlist for Submarine (2009)
  • Wales Book of the Year longlist for Submarine (2009)
  • Encore Award winner for Wild Abandon (2012)
  • Wales Book of the Year shortlist for Wild Abandon (2012)
  • Manchester Writing Competition Fiction Prize for Wild Abandon (2013)
  • Works

  • Submarine (2008)
  • Faber New Poets 5 (2010)
  • Wild Abandon (2011)
  • The Adulterants (2018)
  • O Positive (2019)