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Joseph O’Connor

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Fiction

Historical Fiction

Irish Writing

Novel

Joseph O’Connor was born in Dublin. His books include eight previous novels: Cowboys and Indians (Whitbread Prize shortlist), Desperadoes, The Salesman, Inishowen, Star of the Sea (American Library Association Award, Irish Post Award for Fiction, France’s Prix Millepages, Italy’s Premio Acerbi, Prix Madeleine Zepter for European novel of the year), Redemption Falls, Ghost Light (Dublin One City One Book Novel 2011) and The Thrill of it All.

His fiction has been translated into forty languages. He received the 2012 Irish PEN Award for outstanding achievement in literature and in 2014 he was appointed Frank McCourt Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Limerick. Shadowplay is published by Harvill Secker in June 2019.

Friday 19 July 2019

Joseph O’Connor & Paraic O’Donnell

Date 19 July 2019
Time 8:30 pm
Location The Maritime Hotel
Admission €20

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