Alexandra Pringle

Alexandra Pringle was Editor-in-Chief of Bloomsbury for 20 years. Her authors included Margaret Atwood, Susanna Clarke, Richard Ford, Elizabeth Gilbert, Khaled Hosseini, Jhumpa Lahiri, Colum McCann, Ann Patchett, George Saunders, Kamila Shamsie, Ahdaf Souief and Patti Smith. She is a Patron of Index on Censorship, a Trustee of Reprieve and has been awarded Honorary Degrees of Doctor of Letters from Anglia Ruskin and Warwick Universities.