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Reflections on Cill Rialaig

Residencies

Reflections on Cill Rialaig

Katharine Mezzacappa reflects on her time spent at a ten-day residency in Cill Rialag, Co. Kerry

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A Week in Florence

Residencies

A Week in Florence

Eamonn Lynskey reflects on his time spent in Florence as part of a week long writing residency.

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Announcing the 2019 DBF Young Writer Delegates

Announcing the 2019 DBF Young Writer Delegates

We're delighted to announce our Irish Writers Centre/ Dublin Book Festival Young Writer Delegates. These young writers will attend the festival as IWC delegates for 4 days of literary immersion.

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Special Offer on Membership

Membership

Special Offer on Membership

Good news!

We have a special offer on our Membership.

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Novel Fair 2016 Finalist, Artist and Writer, Eoin Lane on his Forthcoming Debut Novel: BEYOND THE HORIZON

Novel Fair

Novel Fair 2016 Finalist, Artist and Writer, Eoin Lane on his Forthcoming Debut Novel: BEYOND THE HORIZON

“She points the lens of the camera.  He turns his head slightly.  The light catches his brow and his silver, white hair.  She snaps.  He is lit like a Vermeer.” A novel about light and love and loss and one man's determination to fulfill his life’s ambition. “And when she died,” he says “the bed began to blossom with violets.  And every Spring to this day, scented violets grow all around San Gimignano.”  One man.  The Sea.  One painting. I once heard Maeve Binchy tell how people sometimes came up to her and said “Sure, I could have written that”...

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