1. Centre for English
  2. Graduate Destinations
  3. Journal
  4. James Cameron Memorial Lecture and Award
  5. Stern Fellowship
  6. 40th Anniversary
  7. Postgraduate journalism scholarships 2017
  1. Leading alumni
  2. In writing and other fields

Leading alumni... in writing and other fields


  • Chris Ayres
    War Reporting for Cowards | Death By Leisure: a cautionary tale
  • Patrick Neate
    Winner of 2001 Whitbread Novel Prize and 2004 National Book Critics Circle Criticism Award
    Jerusalem | Twelve Bar Blues | City of Tiny Lights | The London Pigeon Wars | Musungu Jim and the Great Chief Tuloko | Where You're At: Notes from the Frontline of a Hip Hop Planet
  • James Meek
    The People's Act of Love | We are Now Beginning Our Descent | Drivetime
  • Ellie Levenson
    The Noughtie Girl's Guide to Feminism
  • Justine Picardie
    Coco Chanel | Daphne | If The Spirit Moves You: Love and Life After Death | My Mother's Wedding Dress: The Life and Afterlife of Clothes | Wish I May | Truth or Dare
  • Imogen Edwards-Jones
    Hotel Babylon | Pop Babylon | Beach Babylon | Wedding Babylon | Air Babylon | Fashion Babylon
  • Richard Benson
    (former editor of The Face)
    The Farm
  • JoJo Moyes
    Silver Bay | Foreign Fruit | The Ship of Brides | The Peacock Emporium | Sheltering Rain
  • Catherine Townsend
    Sleeping Around: Secrets of a Sexual Adventuress
  • Tania Hershman
    Commended, Orange Award for New Writers, 2009
    The White Road and Other Stories
  • Julia Llewellyn Smith
    The Love Trainer | If I Were You | Amy's Honeymoon

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City, University of London is an independent member institution of the University of London. Established by Royal Charter in 1836, the University of London consists of 18 independent member institutions with outstanding global reputations and several prestigious central academic bodies and activities.