C.D. Rose

C.D. Rose’s stories have appeared in anthologies and magazines, been featured on Radio 4 and listed for prizes.  His books include The Neva StarThe Biographical Dictionary of Literary Failure and Who’s Who When Everyone’s Someone Else: Ten Lectures on Great Lost Books (forthcoming, April 2018).

He has an MA in Creative Writing from the University of East Anglia, and a PhD in the short story from Edge Hill University.  He is currently Teaching Fellow in Creative Writing at the University of Birmingham. 

Anthologies featuring C.D. Rose

Parenthesis: a New Generation in Short Fiction

Comma's second anthology of new writers showcases 20 of the most imaginative and daring voices taking up the form; writers dedicated to charting the far reaches of this terrain right at the outset of their careers; writers who prove it's best to stay short.

The Book of Birmingham

Part of Comma’s award-winning ‘Reading the City’ series, featuring landmark local talent from Birmingham’s burgeoning book scene.