Alan Black
Alan Black is 50 and works in a bar. He'll be slinging drinks until Last Call.

Entries by Alan Black

Interview with Lucy Caldwell, 2011 Dylan Thomas Prize Winner

(0) Comments | Posted 13 December 2011 | (00:00)

Leave. Close the door on home. Drift to a new world and its possibilities. Here comes spontaneity, adventure, risk, and the one guarantee, transformation. Lucy Caldwell's novel, The Meeting Point, probes displacement when it comes up against discovery, discovery that a trusted partner can pick and choose lies, that the...

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Manchester Soccer Giants Eat London

(3) Comments | Posted 30 August 2011 | (01:00)


The ground in North London shook over the weekend. No, not due to a fresh outbreak of consumption riots that spluttered forth in the area a few weeks ago. This time the shock came on the soccer field, courtesy of two hungry giants...

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