Lucy Caldwell

Lucy Caldwell

Lucy Caldwell is the author of three novels, several stage plays and radio dramas.  

Her most recent novel, All the Beggars Riding (2013), was shortlisted for the Kerry Group Irish Novel of the Year and was chosen as Belfast's One City One Book. Other awards include the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature, the Dylan Thomas Award, the George Devine Award, the Imison Award, the Commonwealth Writers' Award (Canada and Europe) and a Major Individual Artist Award from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland.

Lucy returns to the Summer School to read and discuss her debut collection of short stories, Multitudes, published by Faber in May 2016.