Local Author Alison Moore: Location and Landscape
From Hayley Cotterill on December 14th, 2017
In this talk Man Booker Prize shortlisted writer of fiction, Alison Moore, explores the influence of location and landscape in her novels, including a work in progress. She looks at inspiration, research and the fictionalisation of settings including the English Midlands, the Scottish Borders, the Rhineland and the seaside.
This audio recording is of a lunchtime talk given on 26 October 2017 by the author Alison Moore. Her first two novels, The Lighthouse and He Wants, were Observer Books of the Year. She is also an Honorary Lecturer at the University of Nottingham. The talk was given in conjunction with the ‘Collected Words’ exhibition at the Weston Gallery, Nottingham Lakeside Arts. The exhibition was curated by Manuscripts and Special Collections, The University of Nottingham.