Jan Carson

Genres: Fiction | Irish Writing | Short Stories
Jan Carson jacket

Jan Carson is a writer from Northern Ireland. Her books include Malcolm Orange Disappears (2014), Children’s Children (2016), Postcard Stories (2017) and The Fire Starters, which won the EU Prize for Literature in 2019. Born in Ballymena, Jan lives in Belfast, where she runs arts events for the elderly. Jan’s new collection of short stories The Last Resort is a series of 10 interlinked stories commissioned by Radio 4 and is published by Doubleday Ireland on 1 April 2021.

©Jonathan Ryder
Arts Council - funding literature
Fáilte Ireland
Wild Atlantic Way
CCC Library & Arts Service
Cork County Council
Pure Cork
Creative Places West Cork Islands
RTÉ Supporting The Arts
Maritime Hotel