Title: In Conversation with Sam Thompson
Speaker: Sam Thompson
Biography: Sam Thompson is the author of the novels Communion Town, Jott and Wolfstongue. His work has been longlisted for the Booker Prize and shortlisted for the Encore Prize. His short fiction has appeared in the anthologies The Black Dreams (Blackstaff Press), Out of the Darkness (Unsung Stories), Best British Short Stories 2019 (Salt Publishing) and Still Worlds Turning (No Alibis Press), and on BBC Radio, among other places. He grew up in the south of England and now lives in Belfast where he teaches writing at Queen’s University.