Val Mulkerns, Author of “Memory and Desire”, 2016

Val Mulkerns is a noted Irish writer and member of Aosdána.  

Her first novel, A Time Outworn, was released to critical acclaim in Ireland in 1952. She later worked as a journalist and columnist and is often heard on the radio.  She is the author of five novels, three collections of short stories, two children’s books and many published essays and critical writings.  She lives in Dublin, Ireland.