Monthly Archives: September 2010

What Lesley Looked For…

As the oldest judge for the Green Carnation Prize, female and straight at that, I had only read one of the authors submitted for the prize before. I knew of some of the others – how could I not? – … Continue reading

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On Comments

Due to the nature of what has been happening with The Green Carnation Longlist post and its comments we have been asked by one of the authors discussed to take down the anonymous negative comments regarding them. We have also … Continue reading

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Not Conserving Secrets

I don’t know if having a Conservative Prime Minister has got everybody in an overly nostalgic mood, but there do seem to be an awful lot of outings in the press at the moment. At the start of the summer, … Continue reading

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The Green Carnation Longlist 2010

So yesterday the 31st of August was officially long listing night seeing the judges Paul Magrs, Nick Campbell, Lesley Cookman, Katy Manning and Simon Savidge all get together (one via Skype) to whittle the submissions into ‘The Green Carnation Longlist … Continue reading

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