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Why Short Stories Matter

Writer Lucy Caldwell talks to Faber & Faber about the importance of the short story form, and picks some of her favourite examples

A short story is a shot of vodka (Chekhov), a love affair to the novel’s marriage (Lorrie Moore), a high wire act (Kevin Barry). 169 more words


Belfast workshop in July

July 2 & 3, 2016 
Deadline for receipt of manuscripts: June 23
Tuition £300
Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast
To book a place please email ckfictionclinic@yahoo.com… 172 more words

Colin Barrett's 'Young Skins'

Colin Barrett’s short story collection Young Skins is a very good collection and it achieves this success, I think, via a peculiar admixture of components that are rarely packaged with one another. 470 more words

A Classic Collection

Full title: Walk the blue fields

Creator / Author: Claire Keegan

Item Type / Page count: Book / 183p

When Published: 2007

Publisher / Place of Publication: 217 more words

West Wicklow Studies

[BILAN LECTURE] ♢ Mars 2016 ♢

Avec un peu de retard, je reviens pour vous faire ce petit bilan du mois de mars. Et on commence tout de suite avec ma première lecture du mois :  279 more words


Creative Writing Update.

Lately in our module creative writing we have been reading a book called ‘Foster’ by Claire Keegan. So far I am really enjoying the book but we are only about two thirds in, it is an easy book to understand and follow with a simple story line. 80 more words

Crana College

6-7 februari: Fiction Writing Workshop with Claire Keegan

10.00-17.30 on both the 6th and 7th of Februari 2016

Claire Keegan, internationally acclaimed author and teacher of creative writing, is coming to Amsterdam to run a fiction workshop. 413 more words

Amsterdam Literary Society