Congratulations to Una Mannion (Performing Arts, CCP) on her recent prizes.
Una Mannion was awarded first place in the Ambit short fiction competition and received her prize in London this week where she read at the launch. Her poem Ginkgo Rain is online to read and published in Issue 226.
In August she was awarded second prize in the Dermot Healy International poetry award judged by Kevin Barry and this past week was awarded second prize in the Allingham short fiction competition judged by Ann Enright.
She is currently shortlisted on the Over the Edge New Irish Writer of the Year award to be announced this week and is a recipient of the Hennessy New Irish Writing award. Her recent publications include The Irish Times, Ambit and The Incubator.