Fintan O’Toole

Columnist & Author

One of Ireland’s leading political and cultural commentators, Fintan O’Toole is a columnist, literary editor, political commentator and drama critic for The Irish Times. He has written for In Dublin magazine, The Sunday Tribune, and the New York Daily News, and The Irish Times. He edited Magill magazine and since 1988, has been a columnist with the Irish Times. His work appeared in many international newspapers and magazines, including The New Yorker, the New York Review of Books, Granta, The Guardian, the New York Times and the Washington Post. Awards include the AT Cross Award for Supreme Contribution to Irish Journalism (1993), the Justice Award of the Incorporated Law Society (1994) and the Millennium Social Inclusion Award (2000). His latest book is Heroic Failure, the Delusions of Brexit.