Primadonna Festival lineup announcement

July 2022
Neil Hegarty appears at this summer's Primadonna Festival, Suffolk.

Salon de Livre Insulaire, France

July 2022
Neil Hegarty appears at the Salon de Livres, Ouessant, France

Publication of Impermanence

June 2022
Impermanence, a new collection of essays edited by Neil Hegarty and Nora Hickey M'Sichili, and published by No Alibis Press and the Centre Culturel Irlandais, is launched in Paris. Impermanence features essays by Jan Carson, Carlo Gebler, Henrietta McKervey, Nandi Jola, Gail McConnell, Neil Hegarty, Susannah Dickey, Maria McManus, Susan McKay, Paul McVeigh, Brian McGilloway, and Kerri ni Dochartaigh.

Residency on the isle of Ouessant, France

June 2022
Neil Hegarty is awarded the Sémaphore du Creac’h writers' residency.

Focus on Northern Ireland at Centre Culturel Irlandais, Paris

June 2022
Neil Hegarty takes part in a soirée of visual arts, literature, music and film from Northern Ireland.

Neil Hegarty judges Irish Novel Fair 2022

February 2022
Neil Hegarty, Cauvery Madhavan and Gavin Corbett select the twelve Novel Fair finalists.

Neil Hegarty on Shelfmarks podcast, with Zoe Comyns and Royal Irish Academy

December 2021
New writing plus discussion of the Anthropocene, nature, and the climate crisis.

Queer Love: Emma Donoghue and Neil Hegarty in conversation with Paul McVeigh at the Dublin Book Festival 2021

8 November, 7pm-8pm GMT
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Neil Hegarty reviews The New Frontier: Reflections from the Irish Border

Irish Times, 24 October 2021.
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Border Literatures - Online Reading and Conversation Series, September 2021 - March 2022

Wednesday 20 October, 7pm

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Neil Hegarty and Elizabeth Mannion in conversation about Andrea Carter's Death at Whitewater Church: An Inishowen Mystery. Moderated by Liam McIlvanney.
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Neil is represented by Véronique Baxter at David Higham Associates