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Sinéad Gleeson

Sinéad Gleeson is a writer of essays, criticism and fiction. Her writing has appeared in GrantaWinter Papers and Gorse, and a story of hers appears in Being Various: New Irish Short Stories published by Faber. She is the editor of three short anthologies, including The Long Gaze Back: an Anthology of Irish Women Writers and The Glass Shore: Short Stories by Women Writers from the North of Ireland, both of which won Best Irish Published Book at the Irish Book Awards. Sinéad has worked as an arts critic and broadcaster and has presented The Book Show on RTÉ Radio 1. She lives in Dublin.

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