December Literary Events

December Literary Events

  Friday 4 December 2020

Kevin Barry in conversation with Una Mannion, John Patrick McHugh and Oonagh Montague, three of the contributors to Winter Papers 6.

Winter Papers

Volume 6 of Winter Papers, Ireland’s annual anthology for the arts, is published by Curlew Editions. It offers fiction, non-fiction, poetry, photography, visual arts, along with craft interviews and in-conversation pieces on writing, film, theatre, photography and music. Winter Papers is edited by Kevin Barry and Olivia Smith.

In this event Kevin Barry will be in conversation with three of the contributors to Winter Papers 6 – Una Mannion, John Patrick McHugh and Oonagh Montague.

‘A treasure trove of soul fuel with deep roots in Irish soil’ Irish Times

The video will available here on Monday 28th December, 7pm and will be available indefinitely.

2020 West Cork Literary Festival Advent Calendar

There are still seven days left of our 2020 Literary Advent Calendar which features readings by Irish and Ireland-based writers who have had their work published this year.

So far, we have enjoyed readings by Alan McMonagle, Bebe Ashley, Caoilinn Hughes, Cauvery Madhaven, Colin Barrett, Enda Wyley, Helena Close, Kevin Barry, Marianne Lee, Paddy Bushe and many more.


Click here to go to the Advent Calendar page on our website and click here for the YouTube playlist of all of the videos.

Literary Advent Calendar 2020

Arts Council - funding literature
Fáilte Ireland
Wild Atlantic Way
CCC Library & Arts Service
Cork County Council
Pure Cork
Creative Places West Cork Islands
RTÉ Supporting The Arts
Maritime Hotel