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Tales of a Traveller

May 30th 2016

Longlisted in the 2016 Competition, GINA CHALLEN discovers Australia through the tales of Louis de Bernières: ‘The tales themselves are straightforward in the telling, uncomplicated, and de Bernières’ simple language creates a style that resonates with the rhythms and cadence of the spoken word…’

Play Scale

September 9th 2013

When it comes to reading short stories, I’d prefer not to. As a premise for a piece submitted to a site promoting the short story, this is not a hugely promising start. But bear with me…’ CHARLES DAVIS discusses the short story form.

Notwithstanding Christmas:

December 21st 2011

JOSE VARGHESE explores the longing beyond life in Louis de Bernieres’ short story ‘This Beautiful House’.

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