Max Porter

Max Porter

Max Porter was shortlisted for the Goldsmith Prize and won the Sunday Times/ Peter, Fraser + Dunlop Young Writer of the Year for his debut novel Grief is the Thing with Feathers (2015). He is also the Editorial Director for Granta & Portobello Books. Max has previously managed an independent bookshop where he won Young Bookseller of the Year.

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Maggie O’Farrell, Joanna Trollope & Eimear McBride

Hennessy Ballroom Stage

STORYTELLING MAESTROS Maggie O’Farrell (This Must Be The Place), Joanna Trollope (City Of Friends) and Eimear McBride (The Lesser Bohemians) interviewed by Max Porter (Grief is the Thing with Feathers). 10.30AM, June 11th Hennessy Ballroom Stage, Borris House     Supported by Talk included in Weekend and Day Ticket. Option to purchase individually below.  

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Sebastian Barry & Max Porter

Hennessy Ballroom Stage

A MASTER OF LANGUAGE Sebastian Barry meets Max Porter to discuss fiction and theatre, language and history. 3.30PM, June 11th Hennessy Ballroom Stage, Borris House Supported by Talk included in Weekend and Day Ticket. Option to purchase individually below.

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Max Porter & Mike McCormack

The Granary

NOVELS WITHOUT BOUNDARIES Max Porter (Grief is the Thing with Feathers) and Mike McCormack (Solar Bones) talk about their lateral approach to writing with Sophie Gorman. 12.30PM, June 10th The Granary, Borris House Supported by   Talk included in Weekend and Day Ticket. Purchase individually below. Tickets are non refundable

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