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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RISING

Dance/ 22 May 2010 - 23 Jun 2010

€22

Dance Space Upstairs Presented by Dublin Dance Festival RISING Discover an emerging star of British dance. In Rising, Odedra dances solos created for him by leading choreographers Russell Maliphant, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and Akram Khan, and one of his own…

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