• Buy Julian Barnes' exquisite LEVELS OF LIFE, out now in paperback
  • Tim Mascall designs lighting for THE ONLY WAY IS DOWNTON
  • Read Louise Levene's THE FOLLOWING GIRLS, out now in hardback
  • Catch Kevin Doyle in THE CRIMSON FIELD AT 9PM on BBC1
  • Catch Jack Bannon in ENDEAVOUR at 8pm on ITV
  • Gregory Clarke designs sound for A STEADY RAIN at the Ustinov Studio
  • See Les Dennis starring in THE PERFECT MURDER, on tour
  • Douglas Dunn has won Queen Gold Medal for Poetry 2014
  • Read Robert Lautner's ROAD TO RECKONING out now in hardback and kindle
  • Gregory Clarke designs sound for TWO INTO ONE at the Menier
  • Anya Reiss' new adaptation of SPRING AWAKENING tours with Headlong
  • Catch Abby Ford in ENDEAVOUR at 8pm on ITV
  • Tim Mascall designs lighting for THE NOTORIOUS MRS EBBSMITH
  • See Deborah McAndrew's AN AUGUST BANK HOLIDAY LARK
  • Buy THURSDAY'S CHILDREN by Nicci French, out now in hardback
  • Read Joanna Trollope's BALANCING ACT, out now in harback and on kindle
  • Tom Wainwright's THE ROOM IN THE ELEPHANT tours the UK
  • James Cotterill designs HOBSON'S CHOICE at the Oldham Coliseum
  • Tim Mascall designs lighting for RUBY WAX: SANE NEW WORLD (touring)
  • See Sue Kelvin as Madam Morrible in WICKED West End
  • Tim Mascall designs lighting for JULIE MADLY DEEPLY
  • Buy Felicity Cloake's mouth-watering PERFECT TOO, out now
  • Abbey Smith directs THE NOTORIOUS MRS EBBMITH at Jermyn Street Theatre

Client details

Trevor White

Bookmark and Share PDF
Agent
Robert Kirby
Assistant: Holly Thompson
+ 44 (0) 203 214 0884
About

In the summer of 2000 a young Irish journalist returned from New York to publish a magazine about life in boomtown Dublin. The Dubliner was an instant failure, and within a few months it was close to bankruptcy.

For the next seven years Trevor White struggled to keep the magazine afloat. Along the way he managed to alienate nearly everyone in Ireland. The Dubliner Diaries is an awkward history of the Celtic Tiger by a man who tried to capture it, and ended up being mauled. 

The author: Trevor White was born in Dublin in 1972. He was educated at Trinity College and worked as the editor of America's Elite 1000 before returning to Ireland to launch The Dubliner magazine in 2000. For several years he edited The Dubliner 100 Best Restaurants. He lives in Dublin. 

One of Ireland's most rude and intemperate journalists, Trevor White is the founding publisher of The Dubliner magazine and the author of two books, Kitchen Con: Writing on the Restaurant Racket, and The Dubliner Diaries, both of whice are out now.

 

Gallery
Non-Fiction
Publication DetailsNotes
THE DUBLINER DIARIES
2010
Lilliput Press
KITCHEN CON
2007
Mainstream Publishing
Trevor White grew up in the restaurant business before embarking on a career as a food critic in the great cities of the wold. In this bittersweet expose, White reveals how diners are routinely duped, with reference to his own career and to some of the biggest names in the racket.
Site by Zone