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Louise Kennedy



Irish Writing

Short Stories

Louise Kennedy grew up in Holywood, Co.Down. She has written for the Guardian, Irish Times, BBC Radio 4 and RTE Radio 1. Her short stories have been published in The Tangerine, Banshee, The Stinging Fly, Winter Papers and she was short-listed for the Sunday Times Audible Short Story Award in both 2019 and 2020. Her debut short story collection, The End of the World is a Cul de Sac, is published by Bloomsbury in April 2021. She currently holds a Ciaran Carson ‘Writing and the City’ Fellowship at Queens University Belfast. She lives in Sligo and is finishing a novel.

Tuesday 6 April 2021

Jan Carson, Lucy Caldwell, Adrian Duncan, Louise Kennedy & John Patrick McHugh

Rewatch on our youtube channel
Date 6 April 2021
Time 7:00 pm
Location Zoom
Admission €5

Short Story workshop with Louise Kennedy

Dates 14 June to 18 June 2021
Time 10:30 am
Location Zoom
Admission €200
Monday 12 July 2021

Louise Kennedy & Stephen Walsh

Outdoor event. Recording to be released online later this summer
Date 12 July 2021
Time 6:00 pm
Location Bantry House
Admission €10

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