Susan Tomaselli


Susan Tomaselli is founder and editor of gorse journal. She is former co-editor of 3:AM Magazine and editor at 3:AM Press. She has written for the Guardian, the Irish Times, The Stinging Fly, Bookmunch, CultureNI, and contributed to Little Black Book of Books (Cassell 2007) and The Beat Anthology (Blackheath Books 2010). She edited Dogmatika from 2005 until 2009, and was voted 50 Least Influential People in Publishing (2006). She lives in Dublin.

“An incredible and under-acknowledged force for good in Irish writing for the past decade and if there’s a hope it lies with the likes of her.” – Darran Anderson, author of Imaginary Cities

gorse‘s editor Susan Tomaselli is a masterclass in the importance of visionary editorial endeavours. Her presence has handed me a skeleton key to open doors in my writing that I would never even have noticed alone. A class act.” – Doireann Ní Ghríofa, winner of The Rooney Prize for Irish Literature