Belinda McKeon's first novel, Solace, won the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize and the Sunday Independent Best Newcomer Award, and was named Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book of the Year in 2011, as well as being shortlisted for the James Tait Black Memorial Prize. Her essays and journalism have appeared in the New York Times, the Paris Review, the Guardian and elsewhere. She grew up in the Irish midlands and now lives in New York. She teaches at Rutgers University.
@taisling Thank you for speaking out. To be honest, your story fills me with despair as well as rage. But these realities MUST be spoken of.
by @belindamckeon - 3 hours ago
@taisling I'm so furious for you and I'm so so sorry this happened to you. And I hope he feels every bit of the karma that's coming to him.
@emiliepine @IrishTimesBooks to make it more readable as a newspaper article? This doesn't serve the author or the readers.
by @belindamckeon - 15 hours ago
@emiliepine @IrishTimesBooks Also, it's so clearly an academic paper - "I will show", "I have shown", etc. Couldn't it have been edited 1/2
@sineadgleeson @emiliepine @ManelWatchIre @MartinDoyleIT @IrishTimesBooks @DrMagennis Disappearing women. How odd.
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