20 – 29 May


Date With An Agent 2017

Congratulations to the 75 Date With An Agent applicants who have been invited to participate in workshops at the How To Get Published Day at Smock Alley on Sat May 20th 2017, as part of International Literature Festival Dublin.

25 writers will also be invited on a 15 minute 'date' with one of our panel of agents.

Colleen Neligan

Joseph Boland

Phil Finnegan

Colin Weldon

Oonagh Fox

Robert Craven

Aisling Marie Cronin

Aoife Gray

Richard Doody

Gary McKenna

Paul Anthony Shortt

Freya Watson

Malcolm Blacow

Simon Fay

Clare B Daly

Eve McDonnell

Anne Learmont

Finbarr Howell

Jay Giebus

Cathy Boyle

Linda O'Sullivan

Joe Kelly

Jennifer Poyntz

Peter Money

Cora Sherlock

Frances Quinn

Stephen Cadwell

Teresa Doran

Brian Bennett

Dean McDowell

Frances Macken

Neil Sharpson

Luke Timmins

Helen de Burca

Susan Thomson

Elizabeth Doyle

Tadhg Coakley

Ellen Kelly

Paul T Lynch

Michael Donohue

Lorcan McNamee

Julian Judge

Mariana Coelho

John Verling

Karen Fagan

Kate Phelan

Liz Langen

Ruby Speechley

Aingeala Flannery

Rosita Boland

Ellen McCarthy

Joe Kavanagh

Bernie McQuillan

Janet E Sahafi

Bernadette Kearns

Helen Angela Thymides

Deirdre Cronin

Angela Kearney

Nuala Woulfe

Pamela G Hobbs

Jarlath Gregory

Paul Boyle

Mark Tuthill

Marie Laurie Neulat

Brian Keane

Thomas Moore

Abigail Browne

Chril McGale

RF Heeney

Lorna Barrettt

Sonya Dillon

Elizabeth Meehan

Brenda O'Broin

Jane Ryan

Emma Austin

Please note: all candidates who are shortlisted for a Date with An Agent have been contacted directly about their scheduled Agent Workshops and/or one-on-one Date with an Agent.

Agents:  Simon Trewin of WME; Polly Nolan of The Greenhouse Literary Agency; Sallyanne Sweeney from Mulcahy Associates; James Wills from Watson Little Ltd, and Millie Hoskins of United Agents.