Malachi O'Doherty is a freelance journalist and writer based in Belfast. He writes regularly for several newspapers and BBC programmes. His latest book, The Telling Year (Gill and Macmillan), is a memoir of living and working through the worst year of the troubles, 1972. He has also published I Was A Teenage Catholic (2003) and The Trouble With Guns (1998).
Festival: 2008 (spring)