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Matthew Turner

Matthew Turner

Matthew Turner joined Rogers, Coleridge & White in 2012. He has a BA in English Literature and an MA in Creative Writing. Matt assists Peter Straus and is also curating his own list of literary fiction, non-fiction and poetry.

Matt is looking for writing about society and culture, as well as memoir, hybrid and formally innovative narrative non-fiction. In fiction he favours emotionally intelligent storytelling lead by voice, propelled by character and with a vividly realised landscape. Writers he has worked with have won or been nominated for the Costa Book Awards, the Women's Prize for Fiction, the Dylan Thomas Prize, the T.S. Eliot Prize, the Forward Prize, the Sunday Times Short Story Prize, the JCB Prize, the An Post Irish Book Awards, the Betty Trask Award, the Orwell Prize, the Guardian 4th Estate BAME Short Story Prize, the White Review Short Story Prize and the Deborah Rogers Foundation Writers Award.

His email is and you can follow him on Twitter @mfredturner