Kenny, Adrian

Adrian Kenny
Adrian Kenny. Image source aosdana.artscouncil.ie

Adrian Kenny was born in Dublin in 1945.

His fiction is Arcady & other Stories (Dublin, Writers Co-Op, 1983); The Feast of Michaelmas, a novel (Writer’s Co-Op, 1978); Before the Wax Hardened, an autobiographical novel (Dublin, Odell & Adair, 1991); a sequel to Before The Wax Hardened, the autobiographical novel The Family Business (Dublin, The Lilliput Press, 1999); and the stories Portobello Notebook (The Lilliput Press, 2012).

He translated and edited Eachtra Tomás MacCasaide, from 18th c. Irish Mss (Ballyhaunis, Greensprint, 1993), and edited The Journal of Arland Ussher (Dublin, Raven Arts Press, 1981).

His memoir is Istanbul Diary (Dublin, Poolebeg, 1994);

A member of Aosdána, he lives in Dublin.


Tomás MacCasaide [var Tomás Ó Caiside]

Adrian Kenny at The National Library of Ireland


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