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Tania Hershman


Tania Hershman to read at the Cork International Short Story Festival


Reading Thursday, 20 September with Nick Parker @ 4pm
Cork Central Library, Grand Parade
Admission: FREE

Click here for Flash Fiction writing workshop with Tania Hershman



Tania Hershman’s first collection of short stories and flash fiction, The White Road and Other Stories (Salt, 2008), was commended in the 2009 Orange Award for New Writers. Her second collection, consisting of 55 very short fictions, My Mother Was an Upright Piano: Fictions, was recently published by Tangent Books. She is currently writer-in-residence in the Science Faculty at Bristol University, working on a new collection of biology-inspired stories, funded by an Arts Council England grant. She is also founder and editor of The Short Review, an online journal which reviews short story collections and interviews their authors. She has been a fiction editor of Southword Online and a former judge of the Séan Ó Faoláin Short Story Competition.



Author Links


Tania Hershman home page

Watch the book trailer for My Mother Was an Upright Piano

'Kissing Frankenstein': Hershman story in Flash Fiction South West




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