Dave Lordan is an Irish writer, performer, editor and educator with a reputation for inspiration in everything he does. His latest publications are The Lost Tribe of The Wicklow Mountains (Salmon, 2014), a book of poems for contemporary Ireland, and, as editor, Young Irelanders Anthology of new Irish Fiction (New Island, 2015). His next collection, Little Museums of Dublin, is forthcoming from Dalkey Archive Press.
Dave has a particular interest in creativity in education and teaches creative writing to students at all levels throughout Ireland. He regularly facilitates both beginner-level and more specialist workshops for adults at Big Smoke, and is founder and co-director of the Dublin Young Authors programme.