WCLF Opening Reception

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Friday 7 July 2023

5:00 pm


Bantry Library

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Opening Reception of the 25th West Cork Literary Festival.

This year's festival will be officially opened by Maeve Higgins

Admission: Free - all welcome

Join us for the opening reception of the 25th West Cork Literary Festival as we welcome audience members, workshop participants, festival sponsors, festival venues and supporters and of course the writers who will be with us over the course of the week.


This year’s artwork on the front of our brochure is Biophilia by Deirdre Frost © 2023. Oil on panel, 45x122cm



Maeve Higgins

Maeve Higgins is a writer whose work has appeared in The New York Times, The New Yorker and The Irish Examiner.  Originally from Cobh, she is an NPR favourite, and hosts a live comedy...

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