UCD Writer-in-Residence Niamh Campbell Has Been Awarded Rooney Prize 2021
In 2020 Niamh won the Sunday Times Audible Short Story Award for her story, Love Many. Her second novel, We Were Young, will be published next February. She is also the author of an academic work, Sacred Weather: Atmospheric Essentialism in the Work of John McGahern, published in 2019 by Cork University Press.
Head of Creative Writing, Associate Professor Paul Perry said that colleagues in Creative Writing were all very proud of Niamh Campbell, who has made, he said, 'a thrilling contribution to the creative writing community at UCD.'