Dave Duggan is a dramatist and novelist, living in Derry. He wrote A Fare Play for Voices, starring Amanda Burton and Bronagh Gallagher (BBC Radio 4, 2013). He wrote the Oscar-nominated Dance Lexie Dance (Raw Nerve, 1996). Guildhall Press publish two novels: The Greening of Larry Mahon (2004) and A Sudden Sun (2012). Dave received a Major Arts Award (Arts Council of Northern Ireland, 2010). Makaronik (Aisling Ghéar, 2014), a multi-lingual, sci-fi stage-play, toured Ireland. His verse drama, Denizen, is set for production in 2015.
Maeve Mulrennan interviews Professor Marie-Louise Coolahan of the RECIRC project.