Doireann Ní Ghríofa in conversation with Deirdre Sullivan

Doireann Ní Ghríofa in conversation with Deirdre Sullivan

Join Doireann Ní Ghríofa as she discusses her bestselling prose debut A Ghost in the Throat which spans essay, memoir and hundreds of years of history and finds Doireann exploring the parallels between her life and the life and work Eibhlín Dubh Ní Chonnaill in a stunning, not-to-be-missed book.

Doireann Ní Ghríofa is a bilingual writer whose books explore birth, death, desire, and domesticity. Doireann’s awards include a Lannan Literary Fellowship, a Seamus Heaney Fellowship, the Ostana Prize and the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature. She is a member of Aosdána.

Doireann will be in conversation with Irish Book Award-winning YA novelist Deirdre Sullivan.


The Gutter Bookshop is sad they can’t be there in person this year but you can browse (and purchase!) books by the featured authors below CLICK HERE. And remember that there’s no postage to pay in Ireland if you spend over €30 or if you choose to collect your books from either of our bookshops. Just choose the ‘Free Shipping’ or ‘Click & Collect’ options at checkout!


  • Venue: Online
  • Time: Fri 16 Oct, 8pm
  • Price: Free: Booking Required