Kerri ní Dochartaigh


Kerri ní Dochartaigh is a mother, writer and grower.

Her work currently explores ideas of emergency, interconnectedness and ecologies of care.

Her first book, Thin Places, was published by Canongate in Spring 2021, for which she was awarded the Butler Literary Award 2022, and highly commended for the Wainwright Prize for Nature Writing 2021.

Cacophony of Bone was published by Canongate in May 2023 and was longlisted for the Wainwright Prize for Nature Writing 2023.

She lives in the west of Ireland with her family.