Rob Doyle is a writer from Dublin. His first novel, HERE ARE THE YOUNG MEN, was published in 2014 by Bloomsbury and the Lilliput Press. It was selected as one of Hot Press magazine’s ‘20 Greatest Irish Novels 1916-2016’, and has been made into a film. Rob’s second book, THIS IS THE RITUAL, was published in 2016 to widespread acclaim. He is the editor of the anthology THE OTHER IRISH TRADITION (Dalkey Archive Press), and IN THIS SKULL HOTEL WHERE I NEVER SLEEP (Broken Dimanche Press). He has written for the Guardian, TLS, Vice, Sunday Times, Dublin Review, Observer and many other publications, and he writes a weekly books column for the Irish Times. Rob Doyle’s new novel, THRESHOLD, will be published by Bloomsbury in January 2020. He teaches on the MFA in Creative Writing at the University of Limerick, and lives the rest of the year in Berlin.