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Colm Keegan (2)


Colm Keegan is a writer and poet from Dublin, Ireland. He has been shortlisted four times for the Hennessy New Irish Writing Award, for both poetry and fiction, and won the All Ireland Poetry Slam in 2010. In 2011, he co-wrote “Three Men Talking About Things They Kinda Know About” - which toured Ireland and to Bristol, London and Paris. His first book, Don't Go There, was released to critical acclaim in 2012. In 2017, his short play “The Process” was staged at the Abbey Theatre as part of the 24 Hour Plays and in 2018 his collection, Randomer, was published by Salmon Poetry. Keegan was a co-founder and board member of Lingo, Ireland’s first Spoken Word festival. He also writes for television.