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David Constantine wins the BBC National Short Story Award, 2010
29th November 2010
The 2010 winner is David Constantine for his poetic and beautifully crafted story about the end of a relationship, 'Tea at the Midland'.
James Naughtie, chair of this year's judging panel commented: "The winning story, 'Tea at the Midland', is remarkable for the rich poetry at its heart and the economy with which David Constantine creates a story with fully formed characters and a memorable setting. It has imagination, depth and brevity. What more could you say about a short story?"
'Tea at the Midland' is part of David's collection, Under the Dam, available from Comma Press, here.
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