Anneliese Mackintosh

Writer, Editor & Teacher

Anneliese Mackintosh is a graduate of the University of Nottingham and has a Masters degree from the renowned Edwin Morgan Centre for Creative Writing at the University of Glasgow. In 2012 she was shortlisted for the Bridport Short Story Prize and her fiction has been broadcast on BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio Scotland, published in UK magazines Edinburgh ReviewGutter, and From Glasgow to Saturn, and US magazines Zygote in my CoffeeCitizens For Decent Literature, and Up The Staircase Quarterly. Anneliese was co-founder of Words Per Minute, the leading Scottish literary club night, and is an Associate Editor of indie publisher Cargo. She lives in Manchester and teaches at the University of Strathclyde. Her debut story collection of semi-autobiographical fictions, Any Other Mouth, was long-listed for the Frank O'Connor Short Story Prize 2014, the biggest award for a collection in the world and shortlisted for Saltire First Book of the Year 2014.

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