WITH AMANDA BELL, BRIAN KIRK AND EMMA MCKERVEY
IN CONVERSATION WITH LISA FRANK
Boys’ School, Smock Alley Theatre
TIME 1.00pm – 1.45pm
TICKET COST Free entry
Seeking some solace from your hectic weekday? Look no further than this lunchtime escape, where you can retreat into the reassuring words of others. This gathering of fresh talent will be reading a selection of poems to soothe the soul from their stunning debut collections. The event brings together Amanda Bell, author of First the Feathers (Doire Press), her first full-length poetry collection. She will be joined by award-winning Dublin poet and author of debut poetry collection After The Fall (Salmon Poetry) Brian Kirk and northern Irish poet and musician Emma McKervey, the voice behind The Rag Tree Speaks (Doire Press). They will be joined by Lisa Frank, the co-director of Doire Press and editor of Galway Stories, which features many of Ireland’s best fiction writers.