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North Clare Writers Workshop

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

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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