Andrew Meehan

Screenwriter & Author

Andrew Meehan is a screenwriter and was Head of Development at the Irish Film Board for many years. Andrew’s short fiction has been published in The Stinging FlyThe MothBanshee and Winter Papers, as well as in Town & Country: The Faber Book of New Irish Stories. His first short story ‘Her Way of Saying No’ won him the New Writing Award at the Cúirt Literary Festival in 2010.

One Star Awake is his first novel. He is based in Dublin and Glasgow.


62. Bright Young Things: Dalkey Book Festival Picks the very best new writing

The Masonic Lodge

How many people were actually at U2’s iconic gig in the Dandelion Market? There is a thrill in seeing talent when it is first emerging which is why we at Dalkey are delighted to showcase some of the bright young things of Irish literature. Emerging Irish talent has rarely been stronger. Come listen to three […]