Ansgar Allen

This month we retreated from the audio realm to sit down with Ansgar Allen for literary journal minor literature[s]. We discuss his fiction, the processes behind it, and the creative and critical power of irreverence.

Ansgar is the author of books including a short history of Cynicismand the novels, Black VellumPlague Theatre, WretchThe Wake and the Manuscriptand The Sick List.

He is editor at Erratum Press, and co-founded Risking Education, an imprint of Punctum Books. His writing has been published across a range of journals, books, and media (see Etc.), appearing in Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, German, Estonian, and Greek translation.  He is based in Sheffield, UK.

Read the full interview over at minor literature[s]

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