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Alan Jackson

Longlisted for the 2024 Debut Dagger for my first work of fiction, Bluebirds, I’m a former columnist and interviewer of creatives (among them Bob Dylan, Madonna, Joni Mitchell and Barbra Streisand) for The Magazine, Saturday colour supplement of The Times. I’m a graduate of the UEA’s Creative Writing (Crime Fiction) MA and, after 30-plus years of living in central London and on the Kent coast, I recently relocated to Yorkshire. is a partial record of my past journalistic work.

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