The winner of the 2022 BBC National Short Story Award with Cambridge University to be announced on Tuesday 4 October

The names on the shortlist are: Kerry Andrew, Jenn Ashworth, Anna Bailey, Vanessa Onwuemezi, Saba Sams

Jenn Ashworth, an alum of the Cambridge English Faculty and Professor of Creative Writing at Lancaster University, has this year published her fourth novel, Ghosted.

Link to further information about the shortlisters: