New Authors    New Books    Coming Soon    Most Popular    Top Authors    
Marlon James's picture

Marlon James

Jamaica (1970 - )

Marlon James graduated from The University of the West Indies in 1991 with a B.A in Literature, and Wilkes University in 2006 with an M.A. in Creative Writing. At Wilkes he was awarded Norman Mailer's Norris Church Mailer Scholarship for Creative Writing. His short fiction has appeared in the anthologies Iron Balloons (2006), Bronx Noir (2007) and Silent Voices (2007) for which he received a Pushcart Prize nomination. His non-fiction has appeared in the Caribbean Review of Books.

He has taught at the Calabash International Literary Festival Workshop in Kingston Jamaica for two years. More recently he has taught at the Gotham Writers Workshop in New York City and was a judge for the PEN Beyond Margins Award.
 

Visitors to this page also looked at these authors
Michael Winter
James Carroll
Justin Tussing
Kei Miller
Norah McClintock
Olive Senior
Tom Clancy
Diane Hoh
Richie Tankersley Cusick
James Patterson
Nora Roberts
Gregory David Roberts
Sharon Draper
John Harding
John Dunning



Search for    

© 2014 Fantastic Fiction
Questions? Comments? Corrections? Please email webmaster@fantasticfiction.co.uk