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Colin Barrett Wins 2014 Rooney Prize for Fiction - Irish America
Portrait of author David Foster Wallace.
Read the Frank O'Connor award-winning story Diamonds from the collection Young Skins
Colin Barrett’s intense stories of smalltown Irish life, Young Skins, praised as the work of an author ‘with a clear path ahead of them’
“What I look for in sentences is a gnarl, a knuckliness. It’s textural, like a striae or a burr, some embedded trace within the sentence where the register changes or shifts.
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Irish debut author Colin Barrett has won the most lucrative prize in the world for a collection of short stories, the Frank O'Connor international .