Deborah Levy writes fiction, plays and poetry; her novels Hot Milk and Swimming Home were both shortlisted for the Man Booker prize. Her 2012 short story collection Black Vodka (& Other Stories) was shortlisted for the Frank O’Connor Award and the BBC International Short Story Award. Other books include Beautiful Mutants, Swallowing Geography, The Unloved, Billy and Girl and a long-form essay Things I Don’t Want To Know, a response to George Orwell’s 1946 essay Why I Write and Virginia Woolf’s A Room of One’s Own.
For BBC Radio 4, Deborah has written two acclaimed dramatisations of Freud’s most famous case studies, ‘Dora’ and ‘The Wolfman’.
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