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Workshops Booking Now Open

  Tuesday 21 January 2020

LF 2020 Workshop Authors

We are delighted to announce the details of a selection of the workshops at the 2020 West Cork Literary Festival. Paul Muldoon, Cynan Jones, Claire Nelson, Paul McVeigh, Jane Casey, Rachel Andrews, E.R Murray and Dave Lordan are among those coming to Bantry to tutor workshops in Beginning Poetry; Short Story; Travel Writing; Novel Writing; Crime Writing; Life-Writing; Teenage Writers and other subjects.

Online booking for these workshops is now open – see the listing on our workshop pages, or click on the workshop and author links below to find out more.

Please note that the complete Festival programme will be available in March. If you’re not already on our mailing list, do email us to receive your copy in the post as soon as it’s available. And remember to include your address details!

Workshops at the 2020 West Cork Literary Festival

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Our Workshop Leaders

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