Meeting authors 2015 2
This year we are celebrating the 10-year anniversary of Dublin Book Festival 2016 – ten years of celebrating Ireland’s writers and publishers. The dates for the festival are 10th – 13th November 2016.  We would like to invite publishers and members of the public to submit ideas for events and […]

DBF 2016

Books at Dublin Book Festival
The Dublin Book Festival committee is delighted to announce the appointment from May 2016 of Julianne Mooney as the Programme Director for DBF 2016. Wishing Julianne every continued success in this role!    

Appointment of Director

Food at Dublin Book Festival
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DBF2015 Photography

The Dublin Book Festival is hiring a Programme Director. The deadline for applications is Wednesday, 6 January 2016. The successful candidate will be expected to commence in early spring. Please see the below copy for full details For all questions and when sending completed applications, please email: Tender for Contract […]

Hiring Programme Director

  Almost one month on and we’re still trying to recover from the fantastic four days that was DBF 2015. The festival had something for everyone, with a full range of events including book launches, readings, discussions, walking tours, seminars, and events as Gaeilge, all on our main programme. Our […]

DBF 2015: The Recap

Author Danielle McLaughlin talks to us about short stories, the importance of literary journals for reaching readers, and her debut collection, Dinosaurs On Other Planets (The Stinging Fly). Danielle will be taking part in RTÉ Radio 1’s Arena Live Show.   Q: Your debut collection of short stories, Dinosaurs On […]

DBF Interviews: Danielle McLaughlin