Artist and writer Matt Griffin hails from Kells, County Meath, and currently now resides in Ennis. He has garnered a reputation as one of the most eclectic graphic artists in contemporary illustration, collecting awards and accolades for his work in publishing, advertising and, in particular, the field of poster art. […]

DBF Interviews: Matt Griffin

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