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OLD Interviews


A Q&A with Petina Gappah


Ahead of tonight’s shortlist announcement, we caught up with Petina Gappah, one of this year’s Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction longlisted authors. Read on to find out why…

Mon 11 April, 2016

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A Q&A with Cynthia Bond


The 2016 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist will be announced tomorrow! Ahead of the big reveal, we caught up with longlisted author Cynthia Bond to discuss her…

Sun 10 April, 2016

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A Q&A with Shirley Barrett


Ahead of the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist announcement on Monday, we caught up with Shirley Barrett, longlisted for whaling epic Rush Oh! Read on to find…

Sat 9 April, 2016

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A Q&A with Vesna Goldsworthy


We caught up with 2016 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction longlisted author Vesna Goldsworthy to discuss her nominated novel Gorsky, writing about the New Russians and why she decided…

Sat 9 April, 2016

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A Q&A with Lisa McInerney


With the 2016 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist only a couple of days away, we caught up with Lisa McInerney, longlisted for The Glorious Heresies. Read on…

Sat 9 April, 2016

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A Q&A with Melissa Harrison


Ahead of next week’s 2016 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist announcement, we caught up with Melissa Harrison, longlisted for At Hawthorn Time. Read on to find out…

Fri 8 April, 2016

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A Q&A with Anne Enright


With the 2016 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist about to be revealed, we caught up with Anne Enright, one of this year’s longlisted authors to discuss her…

Fri 8 April, 2016

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A Q&A with Becky Chambers


Ahead of next week’s 2016 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist announcement, we caught up with brilliant 2016 longlisted author Becky Chambers to talk self-publishing, Ursula K. Le Guin…

Thu 7 April, 2016

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A Q&A with Elizabeth McKenzie


With this year’s Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist only a matter of days away, we caught up with Elizabeth McKenzie, one of this year’s longlisted authors to discuss…

Thu 7 April, 2016

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A Q&A with Kate Atkinson


We caught up with 2016 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction longlisted author Kate Atkinson, ahead of next week’s shortlist announcement, to discuss her longlisted book A God in…

Wed 6 April, 2016

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Q&A with Hanya Yanagihara


With the 2016 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist on the horizon, we sat down with Hanya Yanagihara, author of longlisted novel A Little Life, to talk about the…

Mon 4 April, 2016

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A Q&A with Julia Rochester


With the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist announcement only a week away, we caught up with Julia Rochester, longlisted this year for The House at the Edge…

Mon 4 April, 2016

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