Dr Gillian Shirreffs
Gillian Shirreffs is a Glasgow-based writer with a background in HR and teaching. She uses fiction to explore the world of illness and the essay form to examine hidden medical places and spaces. Her creative practice is driven by curiosity, invention, and the desire to illuminate the lived experience of multiple sclerosis. She is represented by Clare Coombes of the Liverpool Literary Agency, who is currently sending out Gillian’s debut novel, Brodie, to publishers.