Sinéad Gleeson is a journalist and broadcaster, who presents The Book Show on RTE Radio 1 and formerly a reporter for RTE TV’s arts show, The Works. She writes about arts and culture for The Irish Times, and reviews books for both The Irish Times and The Guardian.
In 2015 she edited The Long Gaze Back: An Anthology of Irish Women Writers, a winner at the recent Irish Book Awards and is currently editing a new anthology. Her own writing has appeared on RTE Radio 1's Sunday Miscellany, and in Banshee.
Sinéad comes to Borris every year to interview a guest of her choice. In 2013, Martin Amis; in 2014, Mariella Frostrup; in 2015, Ian McEwan; and in 2016 Michael Chabon and Joseph O'Neill.