Nuala Ní Chonchúir is an award-winning short story writer, novelist, and poet, born in Dublin, Ireland, and presently living in Galway. Her fourth short story collection is Mother America (New Island) and her third poetry collection is The Juno Charm (Salmon).
Prairie Schooner, a national literary quarterly published with the support of the English Department at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the University of Nebraska Press, is home to the best fiction, poetry, essays, and reviews being published today by beginning, mid-career, and established writers. The magazine has presented work by Pulitzer Prize winners, Nobel laureates, National Endowment for the Arts recipients, and MacArthur and Guggenheim Fellows. Work first published in Prairie Schooner has been reprinted or cited in the Pushcart Prize volumes, Best American Essays, Best American Short Stories, and Best American Poetry.Prairie Schooner