School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics

Staff Profile

Nick Holdstock

Royal Literary Fund Fellow


Nick is available for consultations on any aspect of writing - both academic and creative. His office days are Thursday and Friday. Please email to book an appointment:

Nick is an award-winning writer of short fiction, novels and non-fiction. He writes for The Guardian, The TLS, the London Review of Books and other publications.

Books: The Tree That Bleeds (2011), China's Forgotten People (2015), The Casualties (2015), Chasing the Chinese Dream (2017).

Recent articles:

Guardian piece on Doris Lessing: