Debut novelist, Vivienne Kearns, will be discussing The Emerald Dress, her debut historical fiction novel with poet, fiction writer and journalist Eileen Casey, whose latest collection Berries for Singing Birds is published in October 2019.
Vivienne Kearns is a writer from Dublin, Ireland who is signed with Poolbeg Press and is currently writing historical fiction. www.twitter.com/vivienne_kearns
Originally from the Midlands, based in South Dublin, collections are published by New Island, AltEnts (Poetry) and Arlen House (Prose).Work features in anthologies by Dedalus, Faber & Faber, New Island, Poetry Ireland Review, The Nordic Irish Studies Journal, among others. Awards include A Hennessy/Sunday Tribune Emerging Fiction Award, The Oliver Goldsmith International Prize and a Patrick and Katherine Kavanagh Fellowship. She holds an M.Phil (Creative Writing) from Trinity College, Dublin. ‘Berries for Singing Birds’ (Arlen House)is due out in October, 2019.