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Keep up to date with our latest West Cork Literary Festival news and announcements here.

Our news is organised in categories to help you focus on what you are interested in. Simply select a category to get a listing of articles in that area – for example, all our Literary Festival news items are listed both here, and under our Literary Festival category.

Saturday 21 December 2019

#SixDaysOfChristmas - Day 6

Here's our last programme announcement before Christmas. We're delighted that Ireland Chair of Poetry Frank Ormsby will be reading from his latest collection The Rain Barrel at #WCLF2020.

Friday 20 December 2019

#SixDaysOfChristmas - Day 5

It's #DayFive of our #SixDaysOfChristmas announcements and it's a really exciting one! Roxane Gay is coming to West Cork Literary Festival in July and we can't wait.

Thursday 19 December 2019

#SixDaysOfChristmas - Day 4

We've read an advance copy of Eimear McBride's new novel Strange Hotel and we're so excited that she's coming back to West Cork this summer to tell us all about it.

Wednesday 18 December 2019

#SixDaysOfChristmas - Day 3

We're on #DayThree of our #SixDaysOfChristmas sneak peeks. It gives us huge pleasure to tell you that Jung Chang will be joining us in #Bantry in July.

Tuesday 17 December 2019

#SixDaysOfChristmas - Day 2

It's Day Two of our Six Days Of Christmas announcements. Paul Muldoon is coming to West Cork in July to read from his work AND to teach a five-day poetry workshop!

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