Carole Burns

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Introduction I am a reviewer and interviewer for The Washington Post. My story collection, The Missing Woman, published by Parthian Books, won the 2015 John C. Zacharis First Book Award from Ploughshares. My non-fiction book, Off the Page: Writers Talk About Beginnings, Endings, and Everything in Between (Norton 2008), was based on interviews with 43 writers. Co-founder of the xx women's writing festival in Cardiff, I am Head of Creative Writing at the University of Southampton.