Joe Dunthorne was born and brought up in
Swansea. His debut novel, Submarine,
published by Hamish Hamilton, won the Curtis Brown Prize. It has
been translated in to nine languages and a film of the book was
recently released. His poetry has been published in Poetry Review,
New Welsh Review and Voice Recognition. He performs regularly and
co-organises Homework, a monthly night of literary miscellany. He
lives in London.