Wilson, DW

MA Year : 2010, PHD Year : 2014

Biography

Novelist and short story writer D.W. Wilson graduated from the MA in Creative Writing in 2010 and from the PhD in Creative and Critical Writing in 2014. He taught on the undergraduate programme in 2013 and 2014.

Awards and recognition

  • Booker Foundation Scholarship (2009)
  • BBC National Short Story Award winner for Once You Break a Knuckle (2011)
  • British Columbia Book Prize shortlist for Once You Break a Knuckle (2012)
  • Dylan Thomas Prize shortlist for Once You Break a Knuckle (2012)
  • Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award longlist for Once You Break a Knuckle (2012)
  • Desmond Elliott Prize shortlist for Ballistics (2014)
  • Manchester Writing Competition Fiction Prize winner (2016)
  • Works

  • Once You Break a Knuckle (2011)
  • Ballistics (2013)