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Dr Sam North

Senior Lecturer (E&S)

2075

01392 722075

Sam North has written 8 novels and two films. His 2004 novel The Unnumbered was long-listed for the Man-Booker prize and in 2010 he won an Eric Gregory Award. His first novel, The Automatic Man, won the Somerset Maugham Award. 

Office:Room 206,Queen's Building

Office hours:Wednesdays, 9.30-12.30, sign-up sheets are outside my door.

Research interests

 

  • current fiction in both dramatic and prose form
  • the history of narrative and genre development
  • the instinctive/evolutonary processes of story-telling, especially with regard to film and televison writing

'The Instinctive Screenplay - watching and writing screen drama' will be published by Palgrave in May 2017.

 

Biography

For a biography and a list of publications: www.samnorth.co.uk