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Highlights

International Writer in Residence

Read more about Helen and her amazing work on the residency main page.

Read a Q&A with Helen by the British Council here

Listen to a podcast with Helen by the British Council recorded at the Festival here

Read ‘Cowboy’, a fascinating, highly original story from her debut collection.

 

Picture Gallery

Afua Hirsch, Nikesh Shukla, Salena Godden

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Videos

Watch our interview with author Kit De Waal

Watch our interview with author Nikesh Shukla

Watch our interview with author Antony Joseph

Watch our interview with author Julianne Pachico

Watch our interview with author Jessie Greengrass

Watch our interview with author Neel Mukherjee


Podcasts

Listen to an interview we held with local author Alison MacLeod, who will be appearing at the Festival. Book tickets to the event she is taking part in here.

Listen to a podcast with Helen Klonaris by the British Council about the Importance of Place.

 

Press Releases

Small Wonder Festival

Charleston-Bede Lifetime’s Excellence in Short Fiction Award 2017

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See 2016 Small Wonder Short Story Awards

What's on

Ben Okri Small Wonder 2018 at Charleston 29 Sep
Rise Like Lions

This Man Booker Prize-winning novelist extols the power of poetry as a vehicle for protest.    More

Letter of Sylvia Plath Small Wonder 2018 at Charleston 30 Sep
The Letters of Sylvia Plath Vol II

A unique insight into Plath’s vivid and daring poetry by way of her personal letters.    More

Liminal Moment Small Wonder 2018 at Charleston 30 Sep
Liminal Moments

Tricksy, playful and profound new stories that explore around identity and moments of intimacy.     We More


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