Dr Saleel Nurbhai

Senior Teaching Associate

Research Interests

Saleel Nurbhai has published short stories and poetry. His work has been included in The Redbeck Anthology of British South Asian Poetry and in 20/30 Vision. He co-edited and contributed to an anthology of prose and poetry, Spotlight One. Before teaching Creative Writing at Lancaster University, Saleel worked for the Lancaster Literature Festival as a tutor, during which time he worked on projects in Lancashire, and with Age Concern, for which he was commissioned to write a radio monologue. He has also written for the radio.

In addition to Creative Writing, Saleel has also published theatre and music reviews, academic essays and articles, and is author (with K M Newton) of George Eliot, Judaism and the Novels.

He has been shortlisted for the Shorelines Black novel competition and longlisted for a Cinnamon prize.

From 2011-2012 Saleel was an editor of the online journal 'OneTitle' and currently reviews novels for OneTitle.