Bernard MacLaverty

Bernard MacLaverty was born in Belfast and lived there until 1975 when he moved to Scotland. He has been a Medical Laboratory Technician, a mature student, a teacher of English and, for two years in the mid eighties, Writer-in-Residence at the University of Aberdeen. After living for a time in Edinburgh and the Isle of Islay he now lives in Glasgow. He is a member of Aosdana in Ireland and is Visiting Writer/Professor at the University of Strathclyde. Currently he is employed as a teacher of creative writing on a postgraduate course in prose fiction run by the Research Institute of Irish and Scottish Studies at the University of Aberdeen. He has published five collections of short stories and four novels. He has written versions of his fiction for other media – radio plays, television plays, screenplays. Recently he wrote and directed a short film ‘Bye-Child’. BIBLIOGRAPHY Secrets & Other Stories Blackstaff Press (1977) Lamb [a novel] Cape /Blackstaff Press(1980) A Time to Dance & Other Stories Cape /Blackstaff Press(1982) Cal [a novel] Cape /Blackstaff Press(1983) The Great Profundo & Other Stories Cape /Blackstaff Press(1987) Walking the Dog & Other Stories Cape /Blackstaff Press(1994) Grace Notes [a novel] Cape /Blackstaff Press(1997) The Anatomy School [a novel] Cape/Blackstaff Press (2001) Matters of Life & Death & Other Stories Cape (2006), Collected Stories Cape (2013), Midwinter Break [a novel] Cape (2017)

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