Réaltán Ní Leannáin

ADDRESS: 14 Ascaill Bewley, Leamhcán, Co. Átha Cliath

EMAIL: nileannain@gmail.com

PHONE: 00353 1 6240992

MOBILE PHONE: 00353 86 8099465

WEBSITE: http://turasailse.blogspot.ie/

DESCRIPTION OF YOUR WORK, AGE GROUPS, EXPERIENCE, QUALIFICATIONS: Prose writer, Poetry, Blogger
Qualified teacher in Irish and Spanish. At present I am an Irish teacher in Áras an Uachtaráin, Dáil Éireann, corporate classes(Dublin) under the auspices of Conradh na Gaeilge.
Past lecturer in education at Trinity College Dublin (1997-2007), Queens (2007-2012), Dublin City University (2002- present).
Experienced with primary school classes,Secondary school, thirsd level and corporate workshops.
Published work, competitions:

‘Turas ailse’ Coiscéim (2011), poetry collection
‘An páiste deiridh’ Winner, Irish language section (poetry), RTÉ John Murray Show/Listowel Writers Week Competition (May 2011), published in ‘An Guth 7’ Coiscéim (2012) poetry anthology in Irish and Scottish Gaidhlig
‘A great big gulder’ flash fiction, longlisted for the Irish Times/Powers Short Story Competition 2012
Winner, Read LK 2013 (Letterkenny Institute of Technology), ‘Short Story in Six Words’
‘Dílis’, short story, 3rd prize, Liam Ó hUistín Award, Dublin Writers Centre, November 2013, printed in Feasta, March 2014
‘Clic’, 1st prize, Ó Máine Short Story Competition, March 2014 , printed in Iris Choirill, 2014

ARE YOU HAPPY TO TRAVEL, IF SO HOW FAR?
Yes. Throughout Ireland.
DO YOU HAVE GARDA CLEARANCE (26 COUNTIES)/BASIC DISCLOSURE NÓ DAT1 AGAT (6 COUNTIES)?
YES – until the end of this academic year (2014)
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