Who would have thought that sitting on a bench could be so inspirational.
Yet, Class of 2014 graduate Anna Leader cites it as one of the reasons for her inspiration and hard work.
Anna has just received a Luxembourg National Literary Prize, sponsored by the Ministry of Culture, for her historical novel, A Several World Vienna 1912-1919. Anna previously won a British literary award for her first novel Tentative, and has many prizes for her poetry.
She is currently in her first year of studies at Princeton University.