Born in Belfast in 1981, Lucy Caldwell is the award-winning author of three novels: Where They Were Missed, The Meeting Point, All the Beggars Riding, several stage plays and radio dramas, and most recently two collections of short stories: Multitudes (Faber, 2016) and Intimacies (Faber, 2021).
She is also the editor of the critically-acclaimed Being Various: New Irish Short Stories (Faber, 2019).
Awards include the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature, the George Devine Award, the Dylan Thomas Prize, the Commonwealth Writers’ Award (Canada & Europe) and a Major Individual Artist Award from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland.
Lucy is a former RLF Fellow, a Visiting Fellow at the Seamus Heaney Centre, Queen’s University, Belfast, and was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 2018.
See more at www.lucycaldwell.com