Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Friday, September 23, 2016
Poet Doireann Ní Ghríofa awarded €10,000 Rooney Prize for Irish Literature
Posted at 8:14PM Wednesday 21 Sep 2016
Doireann Ní Ghríofa, a bilingual poet from Cork, was named as this year's winner of the Rooney Prize of Irish Literature, Ireland's oldest literary award, which this year celebrates its 40th anniversary. irishtimes.com