Emily Perkins is the author of a prize-winning collection of short stories, Not Her Real Name, and novels; Novel About My Wife and The Forrests (longlisted for the Women’s Prize for Fiction). Her work for stage and screen includes co-writing the film adaptation of Eleanor Catton’s novel The Rehearsal (dir. Alison Maclean), an adaptation of Ibsen’s A Doll’s House, and the original play The Made, which was produced in 2022. She lives in New Zealand.
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