McKiernan, Ethna

Ethna McKiernan
Ethna McKiernan. Image source

Ethna McKiernan is a Minnesota writer with strong Irish connections, including a year’s stay in Dublin as a child and over 50 trips back since.

Her collections are Caravan (Dublin, Dedalus/USA, Midwest Villages & Voices, 1989); and The One Who Swears You Can’t Start Over (Cliffs of Moher, Co Clare, Salmon Publishing, 2002).

A recipient of a States Arts Board Fellowship in 1989, she lives in Minnesota.

Ethna McKiernan at
Ethna McKiernan at The National Library of Ireland