About the writers:



David Park

 Reading with Lucy Caldwell
9th September at 8.30pm
Firkin Crane Theatre, Shandon

Admission: €5


David Park


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David Park has written nine previous books including The Light of Amsterdam, which was shortlisted for the 2014 International IMPAC Prize, and, most recently, The Poets’ Wives, which was selected at Belfast’s Choice for One City One Book 2014. He has won the Authors’ Club First Novel Award, the Ewart-Biggs Memorial Prize and the University of Ulster’s McCrea Literary Award, three times. He has received a Major Individual Artist Award from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland and been shortlisted for the Irish Novel of the Year Award three times. In 2014 he was longlisted for the Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award. David Park lives in County Down, Northern Ireland.



Gods and Angels reviewed in the Irish Times by John Boyne

'I thought it would be easier to write short stories...' interview with David Park in the Belfast Telegraph