Kevin Barry

Genres: Editor | Irish Writing | Publisher

Kevin Barry is the author of three novels and three short story collections. His awards include the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, the Goldsmiths Prize, the Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award and the Lannan Foundation Literary Award. His stories and essays have appeared in the New YorkerGranta and elsewhere. He also works as a playwright and screenwriter, and he lives in County Sligo, Ireland. His last novel, Night Boat to Tangier, was an Irish number one bestseller, was longlisted for the Booker Prize and shortlisted for Novel of the Year at the Irish Book Awards. His latest collection of short stories That Old Country Music was published by Canongate in October 2020. Kevin is co-founder and co-editor of Winter Papers, an annual arts anthology which published its seventh volume in November 2021.

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