Antonia Susan (A S Byatt) BYATT

Biography

Gender Female
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Birthdate 1936-08-24
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Style Dame Antonia Byatt, DBE, FRSL
Career teacher: Westminster Tutors 1962-65, Extra-mural Dept Univ of London 1962-71; pt/t lectr Dept of Lib Studies Central Sch of Art and Design 1965-69, lectr Dept of English UCL 1972-81, tutor for admissions Dept of English UCL 1980-82 (asst tutor 1977-80), sr lectr Dept of English UCL 1981-83; full-time writer 1983-; regular reviewer and contrib to press, radio and TV; external assessor in lit Central Sch of Art and Design, external examiner UEA; judge Booker Prize 1974; chm Ctee of Mgmnt Soc of Authors 1984-88 (chair 1986-88); memb: Panel of Judges Hawthornden Prize, BBC's Social Effects of TV Advsy Gp 1974-77, Communications and Cultural Studies Bd CNAA 1978-84, Creative and Performing Arts Bd 1985-87, Kingman Ctee on English Language 1987-88, Advsy Bd Harold Hyam Wingate Fellowship 1988-92, Lit Advsy Panel Br Cncl 1990-98, London Library Ctee 1990-, Bd Br Cncl 1993-98; assoc Newnham Coll Cambridge 1977-82; Premio Malaparte Award Capri 1995, Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature (for The Djinn in the Nightingale's Eye) 1998, Toepfer Fndn Shakespeare Prize for contributions to British Culture 2002, Blue Metropolis Int Literary Grand Prize (Canada) 2009; Hon DLitt: Univ of Bradford 1987, Univ of Durham 1991, Univ of York 1991, Univ of Nottingham 1992, Univ of Liverpool 1993, Univ of Portsmouth 1994, Univ of London 1995, Univ of Cambridge 1999, Univ of Sheffield 2000, Univ of Oxford 2007; hon fell: Newnham Coll Cambridge 1999, London Inst 2000, UCL 2004, Univ of Kent 2004; fell English Assoc 2004, FRSL, Hon FRSA 2009; Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (France) 2003
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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