Culture Night 2016

Culture Night 2016

FREE

Date: Friday 16 September
Time: From 5pm 
Location: Irish Writers Centre

Immerse yourself in literary fun for all ages at Parnell Square – brought to you by the Irish Writers Centre and The Stinging Fly.

 

Free Events

19.30–20.30: The Soapbox: see writers from all walks of life take to the platform for some old-school entertainment. Guests include: 

Colin Barrett, Alvy Carragher, Gavin Corbett, Tara Flynn, Henrietta McKervey, Róisín O'Donnell and Dave Rudden. 

20.30–21.30: The Stinging Fly showcase:

- Lucy Sweeney Byrne (fiction)
- Kevin Curran (fiction)
- Julie Morrissy (poetry)
- Annemarie Ní Churreáin (poetry)

 

Free Tours

17.45–18.45: The Irish Writers Centre houses the exquisite and diverse FX Buckley art collection and we will be offering free tours with the curator himself, Frank X Buckley.

To attend this free tour please sign up via Eventbrite.

Free Workshops

18.30–20.00: Creative writing workshop with the Inkslingers writing group. Ever wanted to know what goes on behind the doors of a writing group? Now's your chance to connect with the resident IWC group.

All are welcome to attend this workshop but spaces are limited so register for a space here.