Literary Workshops 2017

Brendan Barrington


Brendan Barrington

Maritime Hotel

Mon 17 - Fri 21 July

Age Range

*** All slots SOLD OUT ***

Take advantage of this rare opportunity to speak with an experienced literary editor by booking a one-to-one session with our editor-in-residence Brendan Barrington who will discuss and appraise your work. Submit a sample of your work - no more than four pages of A4 double-spaced - and a cover letter describing briefly the context for the writing sample, your writing background and specifics you might like addressed in the session. Please send two copies of your writing sample and letter by Friday 23 June along with payment to the West Cork Literary Festival office at 13 Glengarriff Road, Bantry, Co. Cork. Clearly mark the envelope FAO Editor-in-Residence.

Brendan Barrington is an editor at Penguin Ireland, where he has published fiction and non-fiction by authors including Molly McCloskey, Brian Dillon, Greg Baxter, Caitríona Palmer, Lia Mills, Tim Robinson and Selina Guinness. He is also the founder and editor of The Dublin Review, a quarterly magazine of essays, reportage, memoir and fiction.