Dorothy Nelson

Dorothy Nelson is an Irish writer. She also works as guitar maker.

Photo by Liam Blake
Photo by Liam Blake



  • Bursary from Irish Arts Council for In Night’s City.
  • Rooney Prize for Literature for In Night’s City.


  • In Night’s City, Wolfhound Press, 1982; Dalkey Archive Press, 2004.
  • Tar and Feathers, Wolfhound Press, 1987; Dalkey Archive Press, 2004.

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