» Seasons of the Heart with John MacKenna
Seasons of the Heart with John MacKenna
A workshop exploring the ways in which we can draw on nature and our own life experiences to create fiction and memoir. Fee €30. To Book Tel: 057 8663355 www.dunamaise.ie
John MacKenna is the author of fifteen books - novels, memoir, biography, short-stories and poetry. He is also a playwright, both for stage and radio. His collection of poems, Where Sadness Begins, is published this September by Salmon Books and his latest novel and a collection of short-stories are due for publication in 2013. He is the winner of the Irish Times Fiction Award; the Hennessy Award; the C Day Lewis Award; a Jacobs Radio Award for his documentary on Leonard Cohen and a Silver Medal at the Worldplay Radio Festival (New York) for his RTE radio play The Woman at the Window. He teaches creative writing and media studies at NUI Maynooth.
Dunamaise Arts Centre, Portlaoise, County Laois
10th November 2012 at 10:00 am