Graham Joyce Death
Graham passed away on September 9, 2014 at the age of 59.
When did Graham Joyce die?September 9, 2014
How old was Graham Joyce when died?59
Graham Joyce Birthday and Date of Death
Graham Joyce was born on October 22, 1954 and died on September 9, 2014. Graham was 59 years old at the time of death.
Birthday: October 22, 1954
Date of Death: September 9, 2014
Age at Death: 59
Graham Joyce - Biography
Graham Joyce (22 October 1954 – 9 September 2014) was a British writer of speculative fiction and the recipient of numerous awards, including the O Henry Award, for both his novels and short stories. He grew up in a small mining village just outside of Coventry to a working-class family. After receiving a B.Ed. from Bishop Lonsdale College in 1977 and a M.A. from the University of Leicester in 1980. Joyce worked as a youth officer for the National Association of Youth Clubs until 1988. He subsequently quit his position and moved to the Greek islands of Lesbos and Crete to write his first novel, Dreamside. After selling Dreamside to Pan Books in 1991, Joyce moved back to England to pursue a career as a full-time writer. He was awarded a PhD by publication at Nottingham Trent University where he taught Creative Writing from 1996 until his death and was made a Reader in Creative Writing.