Sweeney, Eamonn

Eamonn Sweeney
Eamonn Sweeney. Image source munsterlit.ie
Eamonn Sweeney was born in Sligo in 1968.

His novels are Waiting for the Healer (London, Picador, 1998); and The Photograph (Picador, 2000).

His books on sport include There’s Only One Red Army (Dublin, New Island Books, 1997);Munster Hurling Legends (Dublin, O’Brien Press, 2002); The Road to Croker (Dublin, Hodder Headline Ireland, 2004); and O’Brien Pocket History of Gaelic Sports (O’Brien Press, 2005).

His play is Bruen’s Twist (The Corcadorca Company, Everyman Theatre, Cork, 2002).

Also a broadcaster, he lives in Co Cork.


Eamonn Sweeney at Munster Literature Centre

Eamonn Sweeney at The National Library of Ireland