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Roddy Doyle Interview

Hot Press's Write Here, Write Now competition took place as part of Dublin’s One City, One Book festivities, which this year celebrated Roddy Doyle’s brilliant Barrytown Trilogy. Doyle was one of the judges for Write Here, Write Now, and was on-hand for the presentation ceremony in the Mansion House. Here he discusses his work and career... ... READ MORE

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