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Museum of Literature Ireland
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UCD Naughton Joyce Centre
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A Mind At Work

A Mind At Work

The A Mind at Work series is a set of bitesize interviews conducted by MoLI with Irish writers about their influences and writing habits. The interviews are featured on the top floor of MoLI's exhibition, where we encourage visitors to put pencil to paper themselves.

Lowering the heart rate

A Mind At Work

Anne Enright on how writing consumes her life, on moving beyond comprehension reading Ulysses, and feeling the 'pang of loss' when a piece of writing is finished.

Pushing ink onto a page

A Mind At Work

Roddy Doyle misses the sound of an electric typewriter, speaks of discovering the joy of reading, and why he doesn't work weekends.

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