The Spool Factory, Boyle, Co.Roscommon

Patrick Street
Co Roscommon

Lost Cosmopolitans: Patrick McCabe and Eoin McNamee


Pat McCabe will read from his recent novel, Heartland, and Eoin McNamee will read from his new novel, The Vogue. The two writers will also be discussing their work

Eoin McNamee is the author of eight novels including Resurrection Man, The Ultras and the Blue Trilogy. His latest novel is The Vogue.

Patrick McCabe was born in Clones, Co. Monaghan in 1955. His novels include The Butcher Boy, Breakfast in Pluto, Winterwood and Heartland. He has also written for the stage and screen, with dramatic works such as Sacrifice for Easter, The Big Yum Yum and Emerald Germs of Ireland. Married, with two children, to the artist Margot Quinn, he lives in Leitrim