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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DAVID MITCHELL

02 Jun 2010 - 02 Jun 2010

€12

DAVID MITCHELLIn an exclusive visit to Dublin Writers Festival, Booker-shortlisted novelist David Mitchell discusses his latest work with Brendan Barrington.‘Mitchell is, clearly, a genius.’ The New York Times Book Review The Thousand Autumns of Jacob De Zoet is Mitchell’s eagerly…

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GENERATION

29 May 2010 - 29 May 2010

€5

GENERATIONEver wonder how established artists keep making great work?Ever wonder how younger artists keep having fresh ideas?Ever wondered what would happen if you put the two together?Generation is an experiment: a cross pollination of artistic generations; an exchange of processes…

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SAME DIFFERENCE WORLD APART

29 May 2010 - 29 May 2010

€15

SAME DIFFERENCE WORLD APART A young Traveller woman is forced to flee her home because of domestic violence, and finds a new home in England and a new love in the arms of an African man. When she becomes hospitalised…

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