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North Clare Writers Workshop

Contact Person: Anthony Edwards
Address: Clare County Library Headquarters
Telephone: 065 - 6846241
Description:

The North Clare Writers Workshop, founded in the late 1980s by Anthony Edwards, who was then librarian in Ennistymon Library, met weekly for many years in the library, and published a number of anthologies, including

Sticks and Stones - 1990
Roughly Speaking - 1991
This is Where We Came In - 1992
Footprints On The Limestone - 1993
Nothing is ever what it seems - 1994
Viewpoints - 1996

Kate Thompson, an active member of the workshop for many years won the Guardian Fiction Prize for Children in 2005 for her novel The New Policeman.

Information Updated: 21st June 2010

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