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Joyce Russell


Joyce Russell at the Cork International Short Story Festival



Book launch & reading Wednesday, 19 September @ 2.30pm
Central Library, Grand Parade, Cork
Admission: FREE


We are pleased to host the launch of a new collection of stories by a Cork writer and from a Cork publisher.


Bloodlines by Joyce RussellJoyce Russell is a journalist and writer. Born in England she settled in West Cork more than thirty years ago and started writing short stories a decade ago. Her stories have won many prizes including the RTÉ Francis MacManus Short Story Award, the Séan Ó Faoláin Short Story Prize, the START Chapbook Prize and the Real Writers Short Story Award. Stories have been included in several anthologies and have been broadcast on radio. Bloodlines is her first published short story collection and is published by the Mercier Press.




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Mercier Press

The Séan Ó Faoláin Short Story Prize

The RTÉ Francis MacManus Short Story Award




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