KONTAKTE AND OTHER STORIES is a collection of stories on the various facets music and its influence on the lives of people. Acclaimed author, Jonathan Taylor, has delved into the nuances of music to entertain, amuse and stimulate readers and music lovers.
Jonathan Taylor is author of the novel, ENTERTAINING STRANGERS (Salt, 2012), the memoir, TAKE ME HOME: Parkinson’s, My Father, Myself (Granta Books, 2007), and the poetry collection, MUSICOLEPSY (Shoestring Press, 2013). He is editor of the anthology, OVERHEARD: Stories to Read Aloud (Salt, 2012). He is a lecturer of Creative Writing at the University of Leicester, and co-director of a small publishing and arts organisation, Crystal Clear Creators. Born and raised in Stoke-on-Trent, he now lives with his wife, the poet Maria Taylor, and their twin daughters, Miranda and Rosalind.