“When you complete a film it’s like like leaving a present in the livingroom and hiding behind the sofa,” Sebastián Lelio says. “You can only witness (...)
What would America look like if abortion were made illegal again?
- April 2, 2018, 06:00
Given that her third novel has landed bang on the zeitgeist, it’s almost astonishing to think that Leni Zumas began writing it seven years ago. The n(...)
Baileys prize goes to The Power, a dystopian thriller with a feminist twist
- June 7, 2017, 19:30
Each passing day appears to confirm that dystopian terrors are no longer futuristic, they belong to the now and are, increasingly, our today. The winn(...)
Thien leads shortlist for Baileys Women’s prize for Fiction
- April 3, 2017, 19:16
Big names and expected contenders were among the fallers as the shortlist for the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction which includes one debut novelist,(...)
Eimear McBride on Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction longlist
- March 8, 2017, 00:00
In keeping with the celebration of International Women’s Day, the longlist for this year’s Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction, which features writers f(...)
Ebooks: What does Wattpad offer established authors like Margaret Atwood?
- November 16, 2013, 01:00
On a recent visit to Dublin, as part of Dún Laoghaire’s Mountains to Sea Book Festival, Margaret Atwood spoke fervently about the opportunities that d(...)