Munich-born but Mallow-raised, Stefanie Preissner is the creative mind behind the hit comedy-drama series Can’t Cope, Won’t Cope. Stefanie has also produced a series of short documentaries, How To Adult, with RTÉ Player, while her one-woman theatre show Solpadeine Is My Boyfriend enjoyed sell-out runs in Dublin before touring internationally and – as a radio play […]

DBF Interviews: Stefanie Preissner

Lucinda Jacob is a poet, illustrator and author of fiction for young people. She has written and illustrated a number of picture books and storybooks for new readers, scripts for the national broadcaster RTÉ and poetry for older children, published in numerous collections. Lucinda features in the Dublin Book Festival […]

DBF Interviews: Lucinda Jacob

For over 20 years, Rachel Killeen has enjoyed a varied career in business, corporate and treasury banking. In 2008, she traded in her corporate heels for hiking boots to travel and to write Client Science (Chartered Accountants Ireland) a professional services marketing book and to establish Killeen Communications. Rachel’s latest book Digital Marketing (Chartered […]

DBF Interviews: Rachel Killeen

On Sunday 15th October at 1.00pm – we become an ‘open book’ for you to make your mark. We are hosting an Open Volunteer Information Afternoon on Volunteering with the festival for those interested in getting a feel of what it takes to volunteer on an event like Dublin Book […]

‘Open Book’ Recruitment Day – Join the DBF Team!

Ivan O'Brien  Head shot 2/2/2016
For over a decade, Ivan O’Brien has served as Managing Director of The O’Brien Press, a family-owned book publishing company based in Dublin. He serves on the boards of Publishing Ireland and the Irish Copyright Licensing Agency and (if that’s not enough) he is a regular attendee and contributor to events […]

DBF Interviews: Ivan O’Brien

Books at Dublin Book Festival
The Dublin Book Festival is looking for energetic and enthusiastic book lovers to join their team! Marketing and Administration Assistant Intern The Dublin Book Festival is looking for a Marketing and Administration Assistant intern to join their team. The successful candidate will work alongside the Dublin Book Festival’s Marketing and […]

DBF Internship