DUBLIN WRTIRES FESTIVAL 2010

05 Jun 2010 - 05 Jun 2010

€22

DUBLIN WRITERS FESTIVAL Calling all book lovers, it’s time to get your head out of the books and get along to Ireland's premiere literary event. Dublin Writers Festival, a celebration of the very best Irish and International Writers.Don’t miss your…

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NATASHA WALKER & SUSAN MCKAY

05 Jun 2010 - 05 Jun 2010

€10

NATASHA WALKER & SUSAN MCKAY Join Natasha Walter and Susan McKay for a pressing debate on the return of sexism, chaired by Anthea McTiernan. What message does our hypersexualised culture and its airbrushed version of femininity send out to women…

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HOW TO LIVE

05 Jun 2010 - 05 Jun 2010

€12

HOW TO LIVEWhat effect might reading 'great works' have on the way we live and engage with the world around us? And to what extent does reading (and indeed all the arts) help shape our humanity? In Sarah Bakewell's innovative…

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HANIF KUREISHI

05 Jun 2010 - 05 Jun 2010

€12

HANIF KUREISHIJoin Hanif Kureishi for a celebration of his recently published Collected Stories in his only Irish event this summer.Hanif Kureishi is a prolific creative force. Playwright, screenwriter, novelist and filmmaker, he has captured the zeitgeist of our multicultural and…

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JOHN LYNCH & PAUL MURRAY

05 Jun 2010 - 05 Jun 2010

€12

JOHN LYNCH & PAUL MURRAY Irish writers John Lynch and Paul Murray discuss the highs and lows of writing the ‘follow-up’. How do writers face the challenge of the ‘tricky’ second novel? Are the jitters that inevitably accompany the literary…

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JENNIFER JOHNSTON

04 Jun 2010 - 04 Jun 2010

€12

JENNIFER JOHNSTONDublin Writers Festival marks Jennifer Johnston's 80th birthday with a celebration of the author's remarkable career.Revered today as one of Ireland's finest writers – for Roddy Doyle, the finest – Johnston was a relatively late starter. She was in…

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