Jane Rogers


Jane has written seven novels and also writes for TV and radio. She is editor of OUP's GOOD FICTION GUIDE, and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.She teaches Novel on the MA in Writing at Sheffield Hallam University.



Literary And Historical Fiction

Publications & Performance History

#Novels: SEPARATE TRACKS HER LIVING IMAGE [Somerset Maugham Award] THE ICE IS SINGING MR WROE'S VIRGINS PROMISED LANDS [Writers' Guild Best Novel award, 1996] ISLAND THE VOYAGE HOME TV: DAWN AND THE CANDIDATE [C4, Samuel Beckett Award] MR WROE'S VIRGINS [BBC2, BAFTA nominated drama serial] #Radio: adaptations of SHIRLEY [Bronte] LORNA DOONE DIARY OF A PROVINCIAL LADY ISLAND THE BOTTLE FACTORY OUTING plus original radio drama

Workshop & Reading Experience

At festivals, universities and libraries in UK and abroad. Seminars and readings for the British Council in Delhi, Buenos Aires, and various German cities.


Steve Earnshaw, Head of English, Sheffield Hallam University. Publicity and info: Tamsin Barrack, Time Warner Books tamsin.barrack@twbg.co.uk

Group size preference

W/shop:14 Reading:any

Group age preference

Adult (16+)

Working languages


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