West Belfast writer Pearse Elliott discusses his debut novel and his latest play

Jenny Lee chats to award-winning Belfast playwright and screen writer Pearse Elliott about his debut novel, which follows the misadventures of an Irish smuggler with a murky past in a violent and corrupt Havana

This month sees two of Belfast writer Pearse Elliott's plays staged in his home town and the release of his debut novel, The Executive Game
GRITTY, raw and edgy are words you normally associate with a Pearse Elliott play. Now, the west Belfast writer has captured these qualities in his debut novel, which delves into the murky underworld o[...]

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