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Anthology
4 July 2021 - 5:00 pm The Fish Anthology Online | Read More

29 July 2021 - 7:00 pm The 32: An Anthology of Irish Working-Class Voices Zoom | Read More
Book launch
4 February 2021 - 7:00 pm Danielle McLaughlin: The Art of Falling Book Launch Zoom | Read More

6 April 2021 - 7:00 pm Jan Carson, Lucy Caldwell, Adrian Duncan, Louise Kennedy & John Patrick McHugh Zoom | Read More

13 May 2021 - 7:00 pm Deirdre Sullivan: I Want to Know That I Will Be Okay Zoom | Read More

24 June 2021 - 7:00 pm Mel O'Doherty: Fallen Zoom | Read More

2 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Mary McGill: The Visibility Trap Zoom | Read More
Children's Events
10 July 2021 - The Book Clinic Zoom | Read More

10 July 2021 - 12:00 pm The Book Clinic Zoom | Read More
Cork
4 February 2021 - 7:00 pm Danielle McLaughlin: The Art of Falling Book Launch Zoom | Read More

24 February 2021 - 7:00 pm Billy O'Callaghan: Life Sentences Zoom | Read More

11 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Lisa McInerney & Eimear Ryan Bantry House | Read More

20 July 2021 - 6:30 pm Departures Volume III: Co. Cork with Billy O'Callaghan, Jack O'Rourke and Alice Taylor Online | Read More
Crime
11 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Kate O'Riordan: Smother Vimeo | Read More
Editor
5 July to 30 July 2021 - Editor in Residence: Aoife K. Walsh Zoom | Read More

5 July to 30 July 2021 - 5:00 pm Editor-in-Residence: Aoife K. Walsh Zoom | Read More
Environmental
26 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Jelmer Mommers: How Are We Going To Explain This? Zoom | Read More
Essay
10 June 2021 - 7:00 pm Women On Nature Zoom | Read More

29 July 2021 - 7:00 pm The 32: An Anthology of Irish Working-Class Voices Zoom | Read More
Fiction
4 February 2021 - 7:00 pm Danielle McLaughlin: The Art of Falling Book Launch Zoom | Read More

24 February 2021 - 7:00 pm Billy O'Callaghan: Life Sentences Zoom | Read More

6 April 2021 - 7:00 pm Jan Carson, Lucy Caldwell, Adrian Duncan, Louise Kennedy & John Patrick McHugh Zoom | Read More

20 April 2021 - 7:00 pm Queer Love: Paul McVeigh, James Hudson, Emer Lyons & Shannon Yee Zoom | Read More

13 May 2021 - 7:00 pm Deirdre Sullivan: I Want to Know That I Will Be Okay Zoom | Read More

24 June 2021 - 7:00 pm Mel O'Doherty: Fallen Zoom | Read More

3 July 2021 - 3:00 pm Nektaria Anastasiadou: A Recipe for Daphne Zoom | Read More

4 July 2021 - 5:00 pm The Fish Anthology Online | Read More

5 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Nuala O'Connor & Connie Palmen Online | Read More

9 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Torrey Peters: Detransition, Baby Zoom | Read More

10 July 2021 - 12:00 pm Cauvery Madhavan: The Tainted Bantry House | Read More

10 July 2021 - 3:00 pm Rachel Donohue & Anne Griffin Bantry House | Read More

11 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Lisa McInerney & Eimear Ryan Bantry House | Read More

11 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Kate O'Riordan: Smother Vimeo | Read More

12 July 2021 - 3:00 pm Graham Norton: Home Stretch Bantry House | Read More

12 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Louise Kennedy & Stephen Walsh Bantry House | Read More

13 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Lisa Harding & Fíona Scarlett Vimeo | Read More

16 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Christy Lefteri: Songbirds Zoom | Read More

19 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Jaap Robben & Lize Spit Online | Read More

20 July 2021 - 6:30 pm Departures Volume III: Co. Cork with Billy O'Callaghan, Jack O'Rourke and Alice Taylor Online | Read More

22 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Joanna Walsh: Seed Zoom | Read More
Free Events
22 June 2021 - 7:00 pm Bi-lingual Takin' the Mic Online | Read More

4 July 2021 - 5:00 pm The Fish Anthology Online | Read More

10 July 2021 - The Book Clinic Zoom | Read More

10 July 2021 - 12:00 pm The Book Clinic Zoom | Read More

12 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Miek Zwamborn & Michele Hutchison Online | Read More

15 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Carol Isaacs: The Wolf of Baghdad Zoom | Read More

23 July 2021 - 1:00 pm Young Writer Delegates showcase Zoom | Read More

26 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Jelmer Mommers: How Are We Going To Explain This? Zoom | Read More

29 July 2021 - 7:00 pm The 32: An Anthology of Irish Working-Class Voices Zoom | Read More
Graphic Novel
15 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Carol Isaacs: The Wolf of Baghdad Zoom | Read More
Irish Writing
4 February 2021 - 7:00 pm Danielle McLaughlin: The Art of Falling Book Launch Zoom | Read More

24 February 2021 - 7:00 pm Billy O'Callaghan: Life Sentences Zoom | Read More

6 April 2021 - 7:00 pm Jan Carson, Lucy Caldwell, Adrian Duncan, Louise Kennedy & John Patrick McHugh Zoom | Read More

20 April 2021 - 7:00 pm Queer Love: Paul McVeigh, James Hudson, Emer Lyons & Shannon Yee Zoom | Read More

13 May 2021 - 7:00 pm Deirdre Sullivan: I Want to Know That I Will Be Okay Zoom | Read More

22 June 2021 - 7:00 pm Bi-lingual Takin' the Mic Online | Read More

2 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Mary McGill: The Visibility Trap Zoom | Read More

5 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Nuala O'Connor & Connie Palmen Online | Read More

10 July 2021 - 12:00 pm Cauvery Madhavan: The Tainted Bantry House | Read More

10 July 2021 - 3:00 pm Rachel Donohue & Anne Griffin Bantry House | Read More

10 July 2021 - 8:00 pm The Tolü and Feli Show Vimeo | Read More

11 July 2021 - 12:00 pm Alannah Hopkin: A Very Strange Man Bantry House | Read More

11 July 2021 - 3:00 pm Seán Hewitt & Nidhi Zak/Aria Eipe Bantry House | Read More

11 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Lisa McInerney & Eimear Ryan Bantry House | Read More

11 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Kate O'Riordan: Smother Vimeo | Read More

12 July 2021 - 12:00 pm John Connell: The Running Book Bantry House | Read More

12 July 2021 - 3:00 pm Graham Norton: Home Stretch Bantry House | Read More

12 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Louise Kennedy & Stephen Walsh Bantry House | Read More

13 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Lisa Harding & Fíona Scarlett Vimeo | Read More

16 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Emily Cooper & Supriya Kaur Dhaliwal Zoom | Read More

20 July 2021 - 6:30 pm Departures Volume III: Co. Cork with Billy O'Callaghan, Jack O'Rourke and Alice Taylor Online | Read More

23 July 2021 - 1:00 pm Young Writer Delegates showcase Zoom | Read More

27 July 2021 - 7:00 pm A Thing I Cannot Name: Amanda Feery & Megan Nolan Zoom | Read More

29 July 2021 - 7:00 pm The 32: An Anthology of Irish Working-Class Voices Zoom | Read More
Memoir
4 July 2021 - 5:00 pm The Fish Anthology Online | Read More

11 July 2021 - 12:00 pm Alannah Hopkin: A Very Strange Man Bantry House | Read More

12 July 2021 - 12:00 pm John Connell: The Running Book Bantry House | Read More

14 July 2021 - 5:00 pm Alexandra Heminsley: Some Body To Love Zoom | Read More

14 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Bonnie Tsui: Why We Swim Zoom | Read More

15 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Carol Isaacs: The Wolf of Baghdad Zoom | Read More

29 July 2021 - 7:00 pm The 32: An Anthology of Irish Working-Class Voices Zoom | Read More
Music
20 July 2021 - 6:30 pm Departures Volume III: Co. Cork with Billy O'Callaghan, Jack O'Rourke and Alice Taylor Online | Read More

27 July 2021 - 7:00 pm A Thing I Cannot Name: Amanda Feery & Megan Nolan Zoom | Read More
Nature
12 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Miek Zwamborn & Michele Hutchison Online | Read More

14 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Bonnie Tsui: Why We Swim Zoom | Read More
Non-Fiction
10 June 2021 - 7:00 pm Women On Nature Zoom | Read More

2 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Mary McGill: The Visibility Trap Zoom | Read More

12 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Miek Zwamborn & Michele Hutchison Online | Read More

14 July 2021 - 5:00 pm Alexandra Heminsley: Some Body To Love Zoom | Read More

14 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Bonnie Tsui: Why We Swim Zoom | Read More

26 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Jelmer Mommers: How Are We Going To Explain This? Zoom | Read More
Online event
4 February 2021 - 7:00 pm Danielle McLaughlin: The Art of Falling Book Launch Zoom | Read More

6 April 2021 - 7:00 pm Jan Carson, Lucy Caldwell, Adrian Duncan, Louise Kennedy & John Patrick McHugh Zoom | Read More

20 April 2021 - 7:00 pm Queer Love: Paul McVeigh, James Hudson, Emer Lyons & Shannon Yee Zoom | Read More

10 June 2021 - 7:00 pm Women On Nature Zoom | Read More

22 June 2021 - 7:00 pm Bi-lingual Takin' the Mic Online | Read More

24 June 2021 - 7:00 pm Mel O'Doherty: Fallen Zoom | Read More

4 July 2021 - 5:00 pm The Fish Anthology Online | Read More

5 July 2021 - 5:00 pm Literary Agent: Robert Caskie Zoom | Read More

5 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Nuala O'Connor & Connie Palmen Online | Read More

9 July 2021 - 10:25 am Picture This with Children's Books Ireland Zoom | Read More

9 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Torrey Peters: Detransition, Baby Zoom | Read More

10 July 2021 - The Book Clinic Zoom | Read More

10 July 2021 - 12:00 pm The Book Clinic Zoom | Read More

10 July 2021 - 8:00 pm The Tolü and Feli Show | Read More

10 July 2021 - 8:00 pm The Tolü and Feli Show Vimeo | Read More

11 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Kate O'Riordan: Smother Vimeo | Read More

12 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Miek Zwamborn & Michele Hutchison Online | Read More

13 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Colin Hassard & Dimitra Xidous Zoom | Read More

13 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Lisa Harding & Fíona Scarlett Vimeo | Read More

14 July 2021 - 5:00 pm Alexandra Heminsley: Some Body To Love Zoom | Read More

15 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Carol Isaacs: The Wolf of Baghdad Zoom | Read More

15 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Experiments in Empathy: Ellen Bass & Tom Moore Zoom | Read More

16 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Emily Cooper & Supriya Kaur Dhaliwal Zoom | Read More

19 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Jaap Robben & Lize Spit Online | Read More

20 July 2021 - 6:30 pm Departures Volume III: Co. Cork with Billy O'Callaghan, Jack O'Rourke and Alice Taylor Online | Read More

22 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Joanna Walsh: Seed Zoom | Read More

23 July 2021 - 1:00 pm Young Writer Delegates showcase Zoom | Read More

26 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Jelmer Mommers: How Are We Going To Explain This? Zoom | Read More

27 July 2021 - 7:00 pm A Thing I Cannot Name: Amanda Feery & Megan Nolan Zoom | Read More

29 July 2021 - 7:00 pm The 32: An Anthology of Irish Working-Class Voices Zoom | Read More
Outdoors
10 July 2021 - 12:00 pm Cauvery Madhavan: The Tainted Bantry House | Read More

10 July 2021 - 3:00 pm Rachel Donohue & Anne Griffin Bantry House | Read More

11 July 2021 - 12:00 pm Alannah Hopkin: A Very Strange Man Bantry House | Read More

11 July 2021 - 3:00 pm Seán Hewitt & Nidhi Zak/Aria Eipe Bantry House | Read More

11 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Lisa McInerney & Eimear Ryan Bantry House | Read More

12 July 2021 - 12:00 pm John Connell: The Running Book Bantry House | Read More

12 July 2021 - 3:00 pm Graham Norton: Home Stretch Bantry House | Read More

12 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Louise Kennedy & Stephen Walsh Bantry House | Read More
Poetry
10 June 2021 - 7:00 pm Women On Nature Zoom | Read More

4 July 2021 - 5:00 pm The Fish Anthology Online | Read More

11 July 2021 - 3:00 pm Seán Hewitt & Nidhi Zak/Aria Eipe Bantry House | Read More

13 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Colin Hassard & Dimitra Xidous Zoom | Read More

15 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Experiments in Empathy: Ellen Bass & Tom Moore Zoom | Read More

16 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Emily Cooper & Supriya Kaur Dhaliwal Zoom | Read More

19 July to 23 July 2021 - 2:00 pm Poetry workshop with Raymond Antrobus Zoom | Read More
Professional Learning
17 June to 15 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Memoir & Life-writing workshop with Alexandra Heminsley Zoom | Read More

5 July to 30 July 2021 - Editor in Residence: Aoife K. Walsh Zoom | Read More

5 July to 30 July 2021 - 5:00 pm Editor-in-Residence: Aoife K. Walsh Zoom | Read More

5 July 2021 - 5:00 pm Literary Agent: Robert Caskie Zoom | Read More

9 July 2021 - 10:25 am Picture This with Children's Books Ireland Zoom | Read More

13 July to 10 August 2021 - 2:00 pm Novel Hothouse workshop with Gavin Corbett Zoom | Read More

19 July to 23 July 2021 - 2:00 pm Poetry workshop with Raymond Antrobus Zoom | Read More
Readings
4 February 2021 - 7:00 pm Danielle McLaughlin: The Art of Falling Book Launch Zoom | Read More

24 February 2021 - 7:00 pm Billy O'Callaghan: Life Sentences Zoom | Read More

6 April 2021 - 7:00 pm Jan Carson, Lucy Caldwell, Adrian Duncan, Louise Kennedy & John Patrick McHugh Zoom | Read More

20 April 2021 - 7:00 pm Queer Love: Paul McVeigh, James Hudson, Emer Lyons & Shannon Yee Zoom | Read More

13 May 2021 - 7:00 pm Deirdre Sullivan: I Want to Know That I Will Be Okay Zoom | Read More

10 June 2021 - 7:00 pm Women On Nature Zoom | Read More

22 June 2021 - 7:00 pm Bi-lingual Takin' the Mic Online | Read More

24 June 2021 - 7:00 pm Mel O'Doherty: Fallen Zoom | Read More

2 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Mary McGill: The Visibility Trap Zoom | Read More

3 July 2021 - 3:00 pm Nektaria Anastasiadou: A Recipe for Daphne Zoom | Read More

4 July 2021 - 5:00 pm The Fish Anthology Online | Read More

5 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Nuala O'Connor & Connie Palmen Online | Read More

9 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Torrey Peters: Detransition, Baby Zoom | Read More

10 July 2021 - 12:00 pm Cauvery Madhavan: The Tainted Bantry House | Read More

10 July 2021 - 3:00 pm Rachel Donohue & Anne Griffin Bantry House | Read More

11 July 2021 - 3:00 pm Seán Hewitt & Nidhi Zak/Aria Eipe Bantry House | Read More

11 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Lisa McInerney & Eimear Ryan Bantry House | Read More

12 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Louise Kennedy & Stephen Walsh Bantry House | Read More

13 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Colin Hassard & Dimitra Xidous Zoom | Read More

13 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Lisa Harding & Fíona Scarlett Vimeo | Read More

14 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Bonnie Tsui: Why We Swim Zoom | Read More

15 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Experiments in Empathy: Ellen Bass & Tom Moore Zoom | Read More

16 July 2021 - 6:00 pm Emily Cooper & Supriya Kaur Dhaliwal Zoom | Read More

16 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Christy Lefteri: Songbirds Zoom | Read More

19 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Jaap Robben & Lize Spit Online | Read More

22 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Joanna Walsh: Seed Zoom | Read More

23 July 2021 - 1:00 pm Young Writer Delegates showcase Zoom | Read More

29 July 2021 - 7:00 pm The 32: An Anthology of Irish Working-Class Voices Zoom | Read More
Special Events
27 July 2021 - 7:00 pm A Thing I Cannot Name: Amanda Feery & Megan Nolan Zoom | Read More
Translation
5 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Nuala O'Connor & Connie Palmen Online | Read More

12 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Miek Zwamborn & Michele Hutchison Online | Read More

19 July 2021 - 7:00 pm Jaap Robben & Lize Spit Online | Read More
West Cork
4 February 2021 - 7:00 pm Danielle McLaughlin: The Art of Falling Book Launch Zoom | Read More

11 July 2021 - 12:00 pm Alannah Hopkin: A Very Strange Man Bantry House | Read More

11 July 2021 - 8:00 pm Kate O'Riordan: Smother Vimeo | Read More

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