Strong Room launch, The Soho Collective, Wednesday 19 February 2014

Strong Room was launched last Wednesday 19 February at the Soho Collective in Moor Street, London W1, with readings, discussion and an installation by Roelof Bakker and Jane Wildgoose. Many thanks to Simon Gage from The Soho Collective – an exquisite central London location for a book launch event, highly recommended. Many warm thanks to north London … Read more Strong Room launch, The Soho Collective, Wednesday 19 February 2014

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

Off the Shelf event, Monday 13 January

Engaging readings and plenty of debate yesterday at the Writers’ Guild of Great Britain SHORT STORY AND THE IMAGE event for Off the Shelf at Blacks. Hosted by author Carol Topolski (left) with readings by Jan Woolf (second left) and fellow Strong Room writers Jane Wildgoose (far right) and Roelof Bakker. Some interesting new work … Read more Off the Shelf event, Monday 13 January

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

A negative birthday…

Today is our first birthday and we are feeling remarkably negative about everything in a positive kind of way. A big thank you to all the writers involved for making Still happen. Many thanks too to the readers, bloggers and shops (particularly Foyles and Tate Modern) for your treasured support. Exciting times lie ahead as our … Read more A negative birthday…

Saboteur Awards 2013 | ‘Still’ runner-up ‘Best Mixed Anthology’

Negative Press London celebrated success last Wednesday at the Saboteur Awards ceremony at the Book Club in Shoreditch, where Still came runner-up in the category Best Mixed Anthology. Congratulations to all the winners and runners-up and thanks to Sabotage Reviews for organising this fun literary event, with some wonderful performances. Great to meet Robin and Ashley … Read more Saboteur Awards 2013 | ‘Still’ runner-up ‘Best Mixed Anthology’

Q&A | Deborah Klaassen

DEBORAH KLAASSEN LIVES IN LONDON. She is a Dutch, London-based blogger, essayist, philosopher, copywriter and the author of the horror novel Bek dicht en dooreten! (Shut up and eat!). She came to Still via James Miller and contributed the story ‘How To Be a Zombie’. She’s currently writing a crime novel. When did you write … Read more Q&A | Deborah Klaassen

Q&A | Nina Killham

NINA KILLHAM currently lives in Melbourne. She is the author of three novels: How to Cook a Tart, Mounting Desire and Believe Me. She also writes short stories and screenplays. For Still she contributed ‘My Wife the Hyena’, which has been selected for inclusion in the annual anthology The Best British Short Stories 2013 (Salt), which is published next week. She’s … Read more Q&A | Nina Killham

‘Still’ | Shortlisted for Saboteur Indy Lit Award

Still is shortlisted in the Saboteur Indy Lit Awards for Best Mixed Anthology. Congratulations to all the talented Still writers and many thanks to everyone who has been so supportive of the book. Readers are invited to vote for the book, details at Saboteur Shortlist