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Short Stories

Short Stories

January 5, 2017| by Faber Social

We’re excited to share details of the first collaboration between Faber Social and Faber Members, with a double bill of events celebrating the short and sweet. Join us over two evenings …

‘Is man no more than this?’ Ben Marcus on the ‘blasted heath’

April 7, 2014| by Faber Social

In a lucid essay published eight years ago in Harpers Magazine, Ben Marcus refers to his literary forbear, the legendary Austrian misanthrope, Thomas Bernhard as ‘an architect of consciousness, rather …

Faber Social Presents Short Stories

March 19, 2014| by Faber Social

Faber Social in association with The White Review present a night of short stories featuring exceptional talent from both sides of the Atlantic. We’re lucky to have the winner of …

Short Story Season

August 19, 2013| by Faber Social

The short story ‘form’, as it has come to be called, often feels like a younger neglected sibling of the better-nourished, over-indulged, fatter and brasher, novel. Novelists work on a …

Faber Social presents Short Stories with DBC Pierre

July 30, 2013| by Faber Social

Join us for an evening of music, performance, celebrating the narrative in minature, with this month’s theme Short Stories. Booker-Prize winning DBC Pierre will read from his debut collection of …