We hosted a live Twitter Q&A with award-winning novelist Kerry Hudson on Friday 27 January 2017. Read the full transcript below.
Kerry Hudson was born in Aberdeen.
Her first novel, Tony Hogan Bought Me an Ice-Cream Float Before He Stole My Ma, was the winner of the Scottish First Book Award and was shortlisted for seven additional awards including the Southbank Sky Arts Literature Award and Guardian First Book Award.
Kerry’s second novel, Thirst, won France’s most prestigious award for foreign fiction, the Prix Femina Étranger, and was shortlisted for the European Premio Strega in Italy. Her books are also available in the US, France, Italy and Turkey.
Kerry founded The WoMentoring Project and performs regularly at international literary festivals.
Scottish, queer, working class novelist. Loves to perform, travel, teach