Scott De Buitléir (1988-) was born in London to Irish parents, and raised in Dublin. He holds an honours degree in Modern Irish and Welsh, and a Master’s degree in Writing and Communications in Irish, both from University College Dublin. He has worked as a broadcaster, journalist, and columnist, writing for publications across Ireland, Britain, Denmark, and the United States. He has performed at various literary festivals across Ireland, including the Dublin Book Festival, and the Cúirt International Festival of Literature in Galway. He currently lives in Cork City, where he is currently working on a novella, due late 2018.