David Gledhill talks about art and ‘In Camera’, a collaboration with author Nicholas Royle

On the first anniversary of the publication of In Camera by author Nicholas Royle and artist David Gledhill, Roelof Bakker from Negative Press talks to David Gledhill about the background to the paintings featured in the book and what it was like collaborating with fellow-Mancunian, author Royle. For your work, you source materials from both … Read more David Gledhill talks about art and ‘In Camera’, a collaboration with author Nicholas Royle

Negative Press at the Small Publishers Fair 2016

Negative Press London will be taking part in the Small Publishers Fair 2016 taking place at Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4QL, Friday 4 and Saturday 5 November, both days from 11am to 7pm. We are delighted to be sharing a table with Michael Atavar from Kiosk Publishing. All Negative Press books will … Read more Negative Press at the Small Publishers Fair 2016

Strong Room reviewed for Sabotage Reviews

Eleanor Hernsley has reviewed Strong Room for Sabotage Reviews. ‘Strong Room holds an enchanting collection of photographs alongside a short story that reignites a sense of archaic longing within us. The focus is, as with many other things, on the digital age, and the things modern day humans are missing out on. But this doesn’t … Read more Strong Room reviewed for Sabotage Reviews

Nina Killham interviews Roelof Bakker

Still writer Nina Killham interviewed Roelof Bakker for her blog a couple of days ago and asked him about the background to Still and Strong Room and how Negative Press London came about. Read her post, here

Strong Room debuts at Off the Shelf event, Monday 13 January

Roelof Bakker and Jane Wildgoose are delighted to take part with Jan Woolf in SHORT STORY AND THE IMAGE this Monday 13 January at Blacks in London’s Soho. Hosted by author Carol Topolski (Monster Love, Penguin 2008), Jan Woolf will be discussing and reading from her short story collection Fugues on a Funny Bone (Muswell … Read more Strong Room debuts at Off the Shelf event, Monday 13 January

Still, still being reviewed

It’s wonderful to see Still is still being shared, and as a result also being reviewed. Two intelligent reviews appeared in November in the Short Review and in literary magazine Wasafiri. Sara Baume, the Short Review, 13 November: ‘Inviting writers to compose stories as a specific response is risky business for an editor, but Bakker has been spectacularly … Read more Still, still being reviewed

Find ‘Still’ in Foyles on Charing Cross Road

Foyles Art section third floor, Still

A rainy day, perfect for a bit of browsing and a coffee in a bookshop… If you’re near Charing Cross Road, pop into Foyles and you can find Still in the anthologies section on the ground floor… And in the art section on the second floor… Also, the first floor café serves a pucka flat white (actually … Read more Find ‘Still’ in Foyles on Charing Cross Road