Paul McQuade is an award-winning writer and translator. He was born in Glasgow, and has since lived in Edinburgh, Tokyo, Paris and Upstate New York. He is currently somewhere in-between. His work has been shortlisted for The White Review Prize, The Bridport Prize, and The Master’s Review Award. He is the recipient of the Sceptre Prize for New Writing 2014 and the ACF London Writing Prize 2017, and has been selected for inclusion in Weidenfeld & Nicolson’s Hometown Tales series, which champions writing from and about diverse regions across the UK. Hometown Tales: Glasgow, featuring work by Paul and by Kirsty Logan, is published in June 2018.
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