Tania Hershman
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Tania Hershman

Formerly writer-in-residence at Bristol University's Faculty of Science, Tania Hershman is the author of two short story collections: My Mother Was An Upright Piano: Fictions (Tangent Books, 2012), and The White Road and Other Stories (Salt, 2008) and co-author of Writing Short Stories: A Writers' & Artists' Companion (Bloomsbury, Dec 2014). Her debut poetry chapbook is forthcoming in February 2016. Tania is curator of ShortStops (www.shortstops.info), celebrating short story activity, a Royal Literary Fund fellow at Bristol University and studying for a PhD in Creative Writing at Bath Spa University exploring the intersection between poetry, prose and particle physics.