Meet the Writers

Here you find listings of the writers who appeared at our 2022 festival. Click on any writer to see their full biography. The writers appear alphabetically.
Lucy Caldwell

Lucy Caldwell

Fiction, Irish Writing, Novel

Lucy Caldwell is the author of four novels, two short story collections, and several stage plays and radio dramas. She…

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Niamh Campbell

Niamh Campbell

Fiction, Irish Writing, Novel

Niamh Campbell’s debut novel This Happy was nominated for the An Post Irish Book Awards, the Kerry Group Irish Novel…

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Jane Casey

Jane Casey

Crime, Fiction, Irish Writing, Novel, Professional Development

Jane Casey is no stranger to the crime world. Married to a criminal barrister, she’s got the inside track on…

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Sara Chudzik

Sara Chudzik

Irish Writing, New & Emerging Writing

Sara Chudzik was born in Poland and moved to Limerick when she was 12 years old. She is an NUIG…

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Tice Cin

Tice Cin

Debut, Fiction, Novel

Tice Cin is a poet, writer, and interdisciplinary artist from North London. A London Writers Award-winner, her work has been…

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Alex Clark

Alex Clark

Interviewer

Alex Clark is a critic, journalist and broadcaster. A co-host of Graham Norton’s Book Club, she is also a regular…

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Gráinne Clear

Gráinne Clear

Editor, Professional Development, Publisher

Gráinne Clear is a Senior Commissioning Editor at Walker Books. Before this she was Publishing Manager and Art Director at…

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Niall Cleary

Niall Cleary

Interviewer

Niall Cleary is the Artist Director and CEO of Graffiti Theatre in Cork and Chairperson of Youth Theatre Ireland. For…

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Tadhg Coakley

Tadhg Coakley

Cork, Irish Writing, Non-Fiction, Sports Writing

Tadhg Coakley is from Cork. His debut novel, The First Sunday in September (2018), was shortlisted for the Mercier Press…

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Arts Council 70
Fáilte Ireland
Wild Atlantic Way
CCC Library & Arts Service
Cork County Council
Pure Cork
Creative Europe Programme
RTÉ Supporting The Arts
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