Lisa Harding is an actress, playwright and writer. She has performed at the Abbey, the Gate, the Lyric theatres among others and on RTE. Plays have been performed at the Project, Battersea Arts Centre and Theatre 503 in London. Short stories have been widely published and anthologised.
She graduated from the MPhil in creative writing from Trinity college Dublin in 2014.
Harvesting is her first critically acclaimed novel. It won the Kate O’Brien award, was nominated for best newcomer at the Irish Book Awards 2017 and shortlisted for the Kerry Group Prize 2018.
It has recently been optioned by a BAFTA winning director ( the Derry Girls, channel 4) and award-winning producer. She is commissioned to write the screenplay. Her next novel is due to go on submission with Aitken Alexander shortly