Meet The Writers - Alan McMonagle

Alan McMonagle Alan McMonagle

Alan McMonagle lives in Galway. Ithaca, his debut novel was published in 2017 and longlisted for the Desmond Elliott Award for first novels and shortlisted for a Bord Gáis Irish Book Award. He has published two collections of short stories Psychotic Episodes and Liar Liar, both of which were nominated for the Frank O'Connor Award. He also writes for radio and his plays, Oscar Night and People Walking On Water, have been produced and broadcast as part of RTÉ’s Drama on One season. He is currently completing a second novel.

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