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Meet our autumn 2015 facilitators: 1. Conor Kostick

Conor Kostick David Copperfield Finish Your Novel Irish Writers Centre Summer Reading

We caught up with novelist Conor Kostick as he prepares to begin teaching his Finish your Novel course here at the Irish Writers Centre. Over tea and biscuits in the Centre's library, Conor discussed his summer reading, his favourite childhood book and his preference for print over ebooks.  Irish Writers Centre: What have you been reading over the summer? Conor Kostick: I've been reading David Copperfield by Charles Dickens. I can hardly put it down — best three euro I've ever spent! Everyone says Dickens is a great novelist, but when I read him 20 or 30 years ago I couldn't really see it....

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