Oct
2
Wed
Book Launch: Young Storytellers @ Nenagh Arts Centre
Oct 2 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Book Launch: Young Storytellers @ Nenagh Arts Centre

DNLF is proud to present a new book of stories about mythical creatures written by local school children in workshops with writer Nigel Quinlan. Their stories have been beautifully illustrated by visual artist Carine Arnakis. We invite you to hear some of the stories read by their young creators.

Free Entry

Here, There & Everywhere @ Nenagh Arts Center
Oct 2 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Here, There & Everywhere @ Nenagh Arts Center

Hear fascinating stories from Rosita Boland’s travels around the world. Rosita will be reading from her latest book, Elsewhere, and discussing her work with documentary maker, Manchán Magan.

BOOK TICKETS: €13.00 / €10.00 

 

Oct
3
Thu
Special Guest @ Nenagh Arts Centre
Oct 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Special Guest @ Nenagh Arts Centre

Novelist Joseph O’Connor will be reading from his latest historical novel, Shadowplay, and in conversation with journalist, Paula Shields, about what inspires him to write.

Jackie Gorman, an emerging poet, will start off the evening with a short reading from her debut collection.

BOOK TICKETS:  €13.00 / €10.00

Oct
4
Fri
Friday Forum @ Nenagh Arts Centre
Oct 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Forum @ Nenagh Arts Centre

Meet novelists John Boyne and Anne Griffin who will read from their work and discuss their books. Grace Wilentz, an emerging poet, will start off the evening with a short reading from her debut collection. This event will be chaired by Rick O’Shea.

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Oct
5
Sat
The Ordinary Made New @ Nenagh Arts Centre
Oct 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Ordinary Made New @ Nenagh Arts Centre

Enjoy an evening in the company of poet Jane Clarke and novelist Donal Ryan, who will read from their work and discuss their writing.
Siobhán McSweeney, actor and star of Derry Girls, will open the evening by reading one of her own short stories. This event will be chaired by Edel Coffey.

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Oct
6
Sun
Witch Within The Walls @ Nenagh Arts Center
Oct 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Witch Within The Walls @ Nenagh Arts Center

Novelist Niamh Boyce will read from and discuss her award winning novel, Her Kind. Based on the life of Alice Kytler, a powerful, wealthy money-lender in 14th Century Kilkenny. Niamh’s book is a vivid re-imagining of the events leading to Ireland’s first witch trials. Niamh will be in conversation with writer and academic Sarah Moore Fitzgerald. Music from singer, Dylan Rooney and cellist, Gráinne Higgins will enhance the atmosphere within the walls of Nenagh Castle.
DRESS WARMLY AND EVEN BRING A CUSHION. THIS VENUE IS NOT WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE.
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