Main Programme 2016


THURSDAY 10 NOVEMBER

Beyond The Centre

Beyond the Centre: Pat Boran, Anne Enright and Lisa McInerney in Conversation with Seán Rocks

In Association with The Irish Writers Centre

Time: 6.30pm

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FRIDAY 11 NOVEMBER

The Business Clinic: Building and Growing Your Food BusinessThe Business Clinic: Building and Growing Your Food Business: Rosanna Davison, Garrett Fitzgerald, Domini Kemp, Catherine Moonan

In Association with Local Enterprise Office – Dublin

Time: 9.00am

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Reaching Readers: Publishing Ireland Trade dayReaching Readers: Irish Publishing Business Day

Time: 10.00am

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Lunchtime Readings: Out of This WorldLunchtime Readings: Out Of This World

With Oisín Fagan, R.B Kelly, Roisin O’Donnell in conversation with Jan Carson

Time: 12.15pm

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Mary O'Rourke in conversation with Miriam O'Callaghan

Mary O’Rourke in Conversation with Miriam O’Callaghan

Time: 1.00pm

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Slake Your ThirstSlake Your Thirst – The Future Always Makes Me So Thirsty: New Poets from the North of Ireland

Time: 1.10pm

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Book Launch: A Flash in the pan by Homan PottertonBook Launch: A Flash In The Pan by Homan Potterton

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Book Launch and Film Screening: Balkan Essays by Hubert Butler

Time: 6.30pm

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Book launch: Orange HorsesBook Launch: Recovered Voices – Orange Horses

Time: 6.30pm

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John Boorman with Declan Power in Conversation with Sean RocksJohn Boorman with Declan Power in Conversation with Seán Rocks

Time: 7.00pm

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SATURDAY 12 NOVEMBER

Dublin City Public Libraries Reader's day

Dublin City Public Libraries Reader’s Day 

With Mia Gallagher, Diarmuid Gavin, Mike McCormack, Deirdre Purcell and Donal Ryan in conversation with Dave Kenny

Time: 10.00am

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Craft of Nonfiction masterclass with Fintan O'TooleCraft of Nonfiction Masterclass with Fintan O’Toole

In association with the Irish Writers Centre

Time: 10.30am

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Literary Walking Tour with Pat LiddyLiterary Walking Tour with Pat Liddy

Time: 11.30am & 2.30pm

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Joyce Walking Tour with Mark TraynorJoyce Walking Tour with Mark Traynor

Time: 12.00pm

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The Glass ShoreThe Glass Shore

With Lucy Caldwell, Evelyn Conlon, Martina Devlin and Sinéad Gleeson in conversation with Madeleine Keane

Time: 1.45pm

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Poems of RepossessionPoems of Repossession

With Theo Dorgan, Colm Breathnach, Deirdre Brennan and Áine Ní Ghlinn

Time: 2.00pm

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Dublin Strolls: Dublin's Architectural TreasuresDublin Strolls: Dublin’s Architectural Treasures With Audrey and Gregory Bracken

Time: 2.30pm

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Poetry Ireland: The Rising GenerationPoetry Ireland: The Rising Generation

With Jane Clarke, Christodoulos Makris, Julie Morrissy and Ciaran O’Rourke with music from Sive

In association with Poetry Ireland

Time: 3.30pm

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Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: The Story of Ireland's CreativityModern Ireland in 100 Artworks: The Story of Ireland’s Creativity

With Aideen Barry, Catherine Marshall, Fintan O’Toole and Eibhear Walshe in conversation with Mike Murphy

Time: 3.30pm

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Book Launch: Modern Ireland in 100 artworksBook Launch: Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks (Royal Irish Academy)

Time: 5.00pm

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Salmon Poetry Anniversary EventSalmon Poetry Anniversary Event. Even the Daybreak: 35 Years of Salmon Poetry

Time: 5.30pm

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Looking at the StarsLooking at the Stars

With Colin Barrett, Tara Flynn, Joseph O’Connor and Sinéad Gleeson in conversation with Rick O’Shea

Time: 6.00pm

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Buried Treasure: Overlooked, Forgotten and Uncrowned AlbumsBuried Treasure: Overlooked, Forgotten and Uncrowned Albums

With Cormac Battle, Dan Hegarty, Bronagh Gallagher and Ian Wilson in conversation with Tony Clayton-Lea

Time: 7.00pm

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SUNDAY 13 NOVEMBER

Get Published: The Perfect PitchGet Published: The Perfect Pitch

With Sarah Davis-Goff, Nicki Howard, Michael McLoughlin, Faith O’Grady, Dominic Perrem and Sallyanne Sweeney in conversation with Vanessa Fox O’Loughlin

Time: 11.00am

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Literary Walking Tour with Pat LiddyLiterary Walking Tour with Pat Liddy

Time: 11.30am

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DBF2016-Event-400x600-26The History of Temple Bar Walking Tour with Maurice Curtis

Time: 12.00pm

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Mandala WorkshopMandala Workshop with Patricia Fitzgerald

Time: 12.00pm

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Magazines and their MakersMagazines and their Makers

With Brendan Barrington, Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin, Tony O’Dwyer, Olivia Smith and Susan Tomaselli in conversation with Paula Shields

In association with Words Ireland

Time: 1.30pm

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Dublin's Pubs Walking TourDublin’s Pubs Walking Tour with Kevin Martin

Time: 2.00pm

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Your Body and MindYour Body and Mind

With Dr Harry Barry, Aoife Hearne and David Gillick in conversation with Rosemary Mac Cabe

Time: 2.00pm

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Humour in Modern IrelandHumour in Modern Ireland

With Aoife Dooley, Colm O’Regan and Colm Williamson in conversation with Damian Corless

Time: 3.00pm

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The Magazine SocialThe Magazine Social 

With Angela Carr, Oisín Fagan, Caelainn Hogan, Pat O’Connor, Deirdre Sullivan and Dimitra Xidous

Time: 3.00pm

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The Day of the Imprisoned WriterThe Day of the Imprisoned Writer

With Lia Mills, Gerard Smyth and Aseem Trviedi

Time: 4.00pm

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Book launch: Waterford Whispers News: You Couldn't Make It Up!Book Launch: Waterford Whispers News: You Couldn’t Make It Up!

Time: 4.15pm

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Mr Pussy in conversation with Dave Kenny

Mr Pussy in conversation with Dave Kenny

Time: 4.30pm

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