Selina Lo reads The Human Phonograph by Jonathan Tel
Selina Lo reads The Human Phonograph by Jonathan Tel — winner of last year’s Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award
Last year's shortlist readings: Clive Standen reads Nicholas Ruddock
Watch the actor Clive Standen read The Phosphorescence by Nicholas Ruddock
Interview: Anne Enright, this year's award judge
“I love the way that blind reading ungenders a story. The complete freedom is terrific. The story lives or dies on its own terms, absolutely, without reference to the author…”
The top short story competitions to enter
The Sunday Times EFG pick of the most interesting upcoming short story competitions
Interview with our judge Neel Mukherjee
The Indian author Neel Mukherjee discusses the process of judging this year’s STEFG short story award
Our 2016 shortlist readings: Chipo Chung reads Petina Gappah
Watch the actress Chipo Chung read Petina Gappah’s short story, The News of Her Death
Our 2016 shortlist readings: David Soul reads Colum McCann
Watch the actor David Soul read the Irish author Colum McCann’s short story What Time Is It Now, Where You Are?
Our 2016 shortlist readings: Juliet Stevenson
Watch the British actress reading Edith Pearlman’s 2016 shortlisted story Unbeschert
Tessa Hadley: my short story inspiration
A question and answer with the British novelist and short story writer Tessa Hadley.
Rose Tremain: My short story inspiration
A question and answer with 2017 judge Rose Tremain.
William Trevor Remembered by Yiyun Li
William Trevor, one of the world’s greatest modern short story writers, died on Monday, November 21.
JUDGES ANNOUNCED FOR THE 2017 AWARD
A prestigious panel of judges has been announced for the eighth awarding of the world’s most valuable prize for a short story.