The multi-award winning novelist, Eimear McBride, will give a reading at UCC on January 28 as
part of the School of English’s spring reading series. Her novel, A Girl is a Half-formed Thing –
described by the New Yorker as “blazingly daring” took the literary world by storm winning the
inaugural Goldsmiths Prize, the Baileys Prize, The Kerry Group Irish novel of Year Award, the
Desmond Elliot Prize and the Geoffrey FaberMemorial Prize.
The reading will be introduced by the School of English’s Writer-in-Residence, dramatist Michael
Admission is free and all are welcome.
Thursday, January 28, 6pm, Room G15 , Boole Library