Photo of Sara Baum

Sara will be in conversation with Carlo Gébler on Saturday 21 November at 19.00, details here

Sara was born in Lancashire and grew up in County Cork, Ireland. She studied fine art and creative writing and her fiction and criticism have been published in anthologies, newspapers and journals such as the Irish Times, the Guardian, The Stinging Fly and Granta magazine. She has won the Davy Byrne’s Short Story Award, the Hennessy New Irish Writing Award, the Rooney Prize for Literature, an Irish Book Award for Best Newcomer and the Kate O’Brien Award. Her debut novel, Spill Simmer Falter Wither, was shortlisted for the Costa First Novel Award and longlisted for the Guardian First Book Award, the Warwick Prize for Writing and the Desmond Elliott Prize. She has received a Literary Fellowship from the Lannan Foundation in Santa Fe, New Mexico. A Line Made by Walking was her second novel. She lives in West Cork.

Photograph – Sarah Davis Goff

Join Sara and Carlo Gébler as they chat reflecting on Handiwork, Sara’s latest book, identity, home and writing.
ONLINE – Date: Saturday 21 November 2020 Time: 7.30pm – 8.30pm