Ebook
English
Title
Golden Hill
Author
Francis Spufford
Language
English
Publisher
[Plaats van uitgave niet vastgesteld]: Faber & Faber, 2016
1 digitaal bestand
ISBN
9780571281374
CloudLibrary
ocnf7r9
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About Francis Spufford

Francis Spufford FRSL (born 1964) is an English author and teacher of writing whose career has seen him shift gradually from non-fiction to fiction. His first novel Golden Hill received critical acclaim and numerous prizes including the Costa Book Award for a first novel, the Desmond Elliott Prize and the Ondaatje Prize. In 2007 he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.

Early life

Spufford was born in 1964. He is the son of the late social historian Professor Margaret Spufford (1935–2014) and the late economic historian Professor Peter Spufford (1934–2017). He studied English literature at Trinity Hall, Cambridge, gaining a BA in 1985.

Career

He was Chief Publisher's Reader from 1987–1990 for Chatto & Windus.

Spufford was a Royal Literary Fund fellow at Anglia Ruskin University from 2005 to 2007, and since 2008 has taught at Goldsmiths College in Lond…Read more on Wikipedia