Arnold Thomas Fanning

Genres: Cork | Irish Writing | Memoir | Non-Fiction
Mind on Fire cover Arnold Thomas Fanning

Arnold Thomas Fanning’s short stories, articles, and essays have been published in the Dublin Review, Banshee, Irish Times, Crazyhorse Magazine, Hot Press, The Phoenix Anthology of New Irish Writing, gorse,, Paper Visual Art Journal, and The Lonely Crowd. His stage plays include the acclaimed McKenna’s Fort. Mind on Fire: A Memoir of Madness and Recovery, his first book, was published by Penguin Ireland in 2018 and was shortlisted for the Butler Literary Award, The Irish Book Awards Newcomer of the Year and the Wellcome Book Prize 2019. Arnold was born in London, raised in Dublin and now lives in Cork.

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