KJ Orr

KJ Orr writer Arvon writing course tutor

K J Orr’s short stories have been broadcast on BBC Radio 4, commissioned, anthologised, translated, and adapted for film. Light Box, her first collection, was shortlisted for the Edge Hill Short Story Prize and the Republic of Consciousness Prize in 2017, and includes Disappearances, which won the BBC National Short Story Award 2016. She has taught creative writing on the MA and MFA programmes at the University of East Anglia and Birkbeck, University of London.