Author Nuala O'Connor will read from her novel Miss Emily during Cashel Arts Festival 2016
In 2015, Penguin USA, Penguin Canada and Sandstone (UK) published Nuala O’Connor’s third novel, Miss Emily, about the poet Emily Dickinson and her Irish maid, Ada Concannon (with Fethard, County Tipperary, connections). Miss Emily was shortlisted for the Bord Gáis Energy Eason Book Club Novel of the Year 2015 and for the MM Bennetts Historical Fiction Award. Nuala's fourth novel, Becoming Belle, is forthcoming in the USA, Canada and the UK.
Nuala O'Connor was born in Dublin, she lives in East Galway. Already well-known under the name Nuala Ní Chonchúir, she has published four short story collections, three novels and three poetry collections.
Date: Friday 16th September
Venue: Cashel Library