Ed O’Loughlin is an Irish-Canadian author and journalist. His first novel, Not Untrue and Not Unkind, was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize in 2009 and shortlisted for the Kerry Group Irish Fiction Award. His second novel, Toploader, was published in 2011. His latest novel, Minds of Winter, came out in late 2016.
Born in Toronto, he grew up near Kildare Town in rural Ireland. After studying at Trinity College Dublin he became a general reporter and later Africa correspondent for The Irish Times. After eight years in Africa he moved to Jerusalem, where he spent six years as Middle East correspondent for the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age of Melbourne. He now lives in Dublin with his wife and two daughters.
Novels – Folklore and Exploration
City Library Thur 20 Apr 19.00 – Free (With Lisa Carey)