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KYD Podcast: Days of Future Podcast

While some of us try to avoid thinking about the future, others spend their time asking ‘what if?’ and reporting back with the results. Briohny Doyle, Marlee Jane Ward and Justin Cronin share their very different takes on how, and why, they construct their futuristic worlds.

Politics & Society

‘Dreaming is a form of planning’

Rebecca Starford

A response to the US election from our editor-in-chief

Books & Writing

‘Creativity is not a sedentary act’

Nathan Smith

An interview with Joyce Carol Oates on her new essay collection, harnessing creativity, and the power of social media

Books & Writing

Your or Your Memory

Giselle Au-Nhien Nguyen

On writing memoir while protecting the ones you love

Art & Design

Catharsis on Canvas

Kill Your Darlings

To celebrate our new range of limited-edition prints, we talk process and inspiration with KYD’s cover illustrator Guy Shield 

Issue No. 27 October 2016

A brief look inside our new issue. We have COMMENTARY from Royce Kurmelovs, Sarah Coles, Rebecca Shaw and Amy Matthews, and DISPATCHES from Cam Hassard and Scott McCullochFIRST PERSON memoir pieces by Simon Webster and Angela Smith. NEW FICTION from Roni O’Brien, a CONVERSATION with Marie Darrieussecq, and THE CULTURE FILES  by Tim Robertson. Find out more here.

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The KYD Writers Workshop is a regular writers’ workshop designed to help you polish your prose and finesse your plot.

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