Keynote Event

Friday 24 March 2023, 7 PM


A Conversation with Anne Enright

Anne Enright is an acclaimed Irish writer and author of the prize-winning novel The Gathering, focus of our annual "Nemla Reads Together."  From 2015 to 2018, Anne Enright was the inaugural Laureate for Irish Fiction. She has published three collections of stories, collected as Yesterday’s Weather, one book of non-fiction, Making Babies, and six novels, including The Gathering, which was the Irish Novel of the Year, and won the Irish Fiction Award and the 2007 Man Booker Prize, The Forgotten Waltz, which was awarded the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction, and The Green Road, shortlisted for the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction and the International Dublin Literary Award and won the Kerry Group Irish Fiction Award. Her latest, Actress, was published by Jonathan Cape and WW Norton & Company in March 2020.