Sebastian Barry, Laureate for Irish Fiction
7:00PM - 9:00PM
The Great Hall at Queen's
FREE, booking essential
The Annual Lecture with the Laureate for Irish Fiction, Sebastian Barry
Sebastian Barry's novels and plays have won the Kerry Group Irish Fiction Prize, the Costa Book of the Year award, the Irish Book Awards Best Novel, the Independent Booksellers Prize and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize, to name but a few. He has had two consecutive novels, A Long Long Way (2005) and The Secret Scripture (2008), shortlisted for the MAN Booker Prize.