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The Painstaking Task of the Translator by Carolyn Choa

Carolyn Choa is a Patron of the SI Leeds Literary Prize and has acted as a translator on several Chinese films.  She was co-editor and translator of The Vintage Book of…

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A Writer’s Life by Aliya Ali-Afzal

Sometimes, I feel like Spiderman. To anyone passing me in the street, I am an ordinary woman, living an ordinary life: dropping the children off at school, grabbing a …

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How To Write Your First Novel

Karen Onojaife reading an extract of Borrowed Light (photo: Max Farrar)

One of the judges on this year’s panel, Karen Onojaife won the SI Leeds Prize ‘Readers

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