Litt, Toby

MA Year : 1995

Biography

Novelist and short story writer Toby Litt graduated from the Creative Writing MA in 1995 and returned as a Creative Writing Fellow in 2008, when he taught on the undergraduate programme.

Awards and recognition

  • Granta Best of Young British Novelists (2003)
  • Edge Hill Short Story Prize shortlist for Life-Like (2015)
  • Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award longlist for Life-Like (2015)
  • Republic of Consciousness Prize longlist for Patience (2020)
  • Works

  • Adventures in Capitalism (1996)
  • Beatniks: An English Road Movie (1997)
  • Corpsing (2000)
  • Exhibitionism (2001)
  • Deadkidsongs (2001)
  • Finding Myself (2003)
  • Ghost Story (2004)
  • Hospital (2007)
  • I Play The Drums in a Band Called Okay (2008)
  • Journey into Space (2009)
  • King Death (2010)
  • I'm with the Bears (2011)
  • Life-Like (2014)
  • Mutants: Selected Essays (2016)
  • Lillian’s Spell Book (2017)
  • Notes For A Young Gentleman (2018)
  • Wrestliana (2018)
  • Patience (2019)
  • On Cult Novels (2020)
  • On Poetry (2020)