Thursday 20 June 2019

Liz Nugent to speak on 'The Writing Life'

Liz Nugent
Liz Nugent

Author Liz Nugent will make an appearance in Bray on Thursday, June 20, as part of the series 'The Writing Life' at Mermaid Arts Centre.

In the latest of Mermaid's unmissable series of discussions about literature and life, guest Liz Nugent talks to fellow writer Philip St John.

Others to have participated in previous iterations of 'The Writing Life' include John Banville, Mary Costello and Eoin McNamee.

Liz Nugent is a writer of award-winning psychological suspense novels Unravelling Oliver (2014), Lying in Wait (2016) and Skin Deep (2018).

All three of her books topped the Irish best-sellers list and have won multiple Irish Book Awards.

They have also been optioned for screen adaptations.

Liz's books have been translated into 14 languages. In Oct 2017, she won the Irish Woman of the Year Award for Literature.

She worked as a stage manager in theatres in Ireland and toured internationally before writing extensively for radio and television drama.

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