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Bernie McGill, Author, Live and Interactive

1. May 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Cushendun Big Arts Weekend in association with the John Hewitt Society hosts a live event via Zoom with author Bernie McGill on Saturday 1st May at 5pm BST.

Bernie is the author of two novels and one short story collection. Her novel The Watch House was nominated in 2019 for the Ireland/European Union Prize for Literature and The Butterfly Cabinet was named in 2012 by Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes as his novel of the year. Sleepwalkers was shortlisted for the Edge Hill Short Story Prize in 2014.

From 2018 – 2020 Bernie was Writing Fellow with the Royal Literary Fund (RLF) at the Seamus Heaney Centre, Queen’s University, Belfast. She works as a Lector with the RLF and as a mentor and facilitator with the Irish Writers’ Centre. Her new short story collection will  be published in 2022.

Send questions on Bernie’s books, or on writing and publishing in advance to info@cushendunbpt.org or pop them into the Chat via the live event.

Book via this link.