Literary Programme 2018

County Council Writer in Residence

County Council Writer in Residence

Danny Denton

Bantry Library

Mon 16 July 2018



Danny Denton is Cork County Council Library and Arts Service's writer-in-residence and is working with writers groups in Bantry, Carrigaline, Mallow, Midleton, Millstreet, Youghal and Skibbereen libraries over the course of this year. Join Danny and writers from all seven groups as they share their work with us today.

Danny Denton is a writer from Cork. He has been awarded several bursaries and scholarships for his work, and has written for the Irish Times, Irish Examiner, and RTÉ Arena. His short stories have been published in Stinging Fly, among others and his first novel The Earlie King & The Kid in Yellow was published by Granta in January 2018.

Danny will read from his own work in a separate event on Sunday at 6.30pm.