Official Website of the Estate of Angela Carter


Novelist, poet, short story writer & one of the most original voices in the 20th century English literature. This website is aimed at the general reader.  It contains information on her books, her publishers, how to contact the Estate as well as news about forthcoming reissues, other books and links to interviews and articles.

Recent News

New adaptation of The Company of Wolves to headline New Vic 2024 Season

New adaptation of The Company of Wolves to headline New Vic 2024 Season
New Vic Artistic Director Theresa Heskins and Upswing Artistic Director Vicki Amedume follow up their collaboration on Olivier award-winning The ...

Book of a lifetime: Shaking a Leg

Book of a lifetime: Shaking a Leg
Susannah Clapp warmly remembers her wild and imperious friend through her collected journalism – struck by its forthrightness, imagination, unpredictability, ...

Marquis de Sade, a feminist icon?

Marquis de Sade, a feminist icon?
Novelist Angela Carter’s surprising take on a notorious writer (from Scroll.in) Social constructs and questions of control are preoccupations the ...

Selected Works