Deborah Levy is a playwright and novelist. Her plays are published by Methuen in Levy: Plays 1, including "THE B FILE: An erotic interrogation of five female personas" which is one of the most performed postdramatic texts for student theatre practitioners in the UK. Her four novels, BeautifulMutants, Swallowing Geography, The Unloved, Billy and Girl, are published by Bloomsbury and Vintage. Her new collection of short stories, Pillow Talk In Europe And Other Places, is published by Dalkey Archive in the USA. Deborah is the editor of Walks on Water, an anthology of performance texts by Rose English, Guillermo Gomez-Pena, Claire McDonald and David Gale. Current work includes "THE INNER VOICE/I AM BIG", written for acclaimed master native American ventriloquist, Buddy Big Mountain, and opens at Tansquatier Wien, Vienna in May 2006. Deborah was fellow in Creative Arts at Trinity college Cambridge and is visiting lecturer in writing at the Royal College of Art.
Click here for an extract of Deborah's Key Note Speech presented at Happily Ever After...?