About the writers:



Lucy Caldwell

 Reading with David Park
9th September at 8.30pm
Firkin Crane Theatre, Shandon

Admission: €5 


Lucy Caldwell


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Lucy Caldwell was born in Belfast in 1981. She has won the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature, the Dylan Thomas Prize, the George Devine Award for Most Promising Playwright, the BBC Stewart Parker Award, a Fiction Uncovered Award and a Major Individual Artist Award from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland. Her most recent novel, All the Beggars Riding, was chosen for Belfast’s One City One Book campaign in 2013 and shortlisted for the Kerry Group Irish Novel of the Year. She was shortlisted for the 2012 BBC International Short Story Award for her short story ‘Escape Routes’ and won the Commonwealth Writers’ Award (Canada and Europe) in 2014 with ‘Killing Time’, both of which are collected for the first time in Multitudes.



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Review of Multitudes in the Irish Times by Colin Barrett