Fiona Mozley

Fiona Mozley


Fiona Mozley was born in Hackney but grew up in York and studied at Cambridge before moving to Buenos Aires for a year – without speaking any Spanish. After briefly working at a literary agency in London, she moved back to York to complete a PhD in Medieval Studies. She also has a weekend job at The Little Apple Bookshop in York. ‘Elmet’ is her first novel and it was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2017.

18:30 – 19:30 Bright New Stars: Fiona Mozley, Rosie Price, Kate Weinberg

Walter MacFarlane Stage

Join the next generation of rising stars in literature as three debut novelists join in conversation to discuss their exciting new work. Fiona Mozley’s debut novel Elmet was shortlisted for the 2017 Man Booker Prize and was ranked in the Books of the Year by The Guardian, The Spectator, Financial Times and Observer. Rosie Price’s […]