Shauna Busto-Gilligan

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About Shauna: Born and bred in Dublin, Shauna has worked and lived in Mexico, Spain, India and the UK. She now lives in County Kildare where she works in Adult Education and teaches Creative Writing at NUI Maynooth. She is currently completing a PhD in Writing at the University of Glamorgan.


  • Member of IAISL The International Association for the Study of Irish Literatures.
  • Associate Member of the Irish Writers' Union.

Publications: See here.

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 Shauna Gilligan 2011