Deborah Levy

Deborah Levy is a novelist and a playwright and lives in London. She trained at the Dartington College of Arts and was a Fellow in Creative Arts at Trinity College, Cambridge from 1989 to 1991. Her novels include Swimming Home (2012), Beautiful Mutants, Swallowing Geography, The Unloved and Billy and Girl. She has also published several anthologies of short stories, including Ophelia and the Great Idea and Pillow Talk in Europe and Other Places. Deborah has written for the Royal Shakespeare Company and her plays are performed all over the world. In 2001, she was awarded a Lannan Literary Fellowship in the US and was a Fellow in Creative and Performing Arts at The Royal College of Art from 2006-2009.

Anthologies featuring Deborah Levy

The BBC International Short Story Award 2012

In honour of the 2012 Olympics, this edition opened its doors to international short story submissions from all over the world, thus becoming the first BBC International Short Story Award.

Spindles: Stories from the Science of Sleep

Short stories informed by explorations of the science of sleep