Deborah is Programme Leader for MA Film at Middlesex University in North London and has worked as a writer, producer and script advisor. She has written three sitcom pilots one of which gained fourth place at the 2015 London Film Awards for Best Television Pilot as well as a finalist for the Comedy Film and Screenwriting Festival in LA in 2017. She plans to commence a PhD by creative practice at York University in 2018 researching comedy, character and narrative structure in comic films. Deborah’s forthcoming book to be published by Bloomsbury Academic, Situation Comedy, Character and Psychoanalysis: On the Couch with Lucy, Basil and Kimmie will be released in 2017.
Deborah will be leading Writing Workshop 2: Frames in Sitcoms at this year’s North London Literary Festival on the 16th March at 11.00am in C210. In order to guarantee a seat for this event, please rsvp via Eventbrite.
The North London Literary Festival is a free event and open to students, faculty and members of the public.