Alumni authors

From crime novelist Mark Billingham (BA Drama and Theatre Arts, 1983) to Booker Prize nominee David Lodge CBE (PhD English, 1967) many of our alumni have written published books since leaving Birmingham. The variety of literature from alumni reflects the diverse learning experiences and expertise of our students.

Featured title:  

Productivity NinjaGraham Allcott (BA Cultural Studies, 2001)

Are you looking to be more productive in the workplace? Graham Allcott’s new book How to Be a Productivity Ninja is currently one of the most downloaded business titles on Amazon.

The book is a fun, accessible and practical guide to staying cool, calm and collected, getting more done, and learning to love your work again.

Take a look at this video, where Graham gives an insight into some of the key principles of the book.

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