Kildare Readers Festival 2019

01oct9:00 am20(oct 20)11:59 pmKildare Readers Festival 2019TypeFestivals,LiteraryCountyKildare

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This year sees the Kildare Readers Festival which is organised by Kildare Library & Arts Service celebrate its 10th anniversary with an eclectic line-up of literary luminaries with events occurring at various venues around Newbridge.

This year the Festival is looking forward to welcoming Douglas Kennedy, author of The Great Wide OpenThe Heat of BetrayalThe Moment and many more. Joseph O’Connor will be returning to the festival along with Kit de Waal and Henrietta McKervey. For the season of Samhain, Niamh Boyce, Martina Devlin and Stacey Halls will talk witches and their place within history and throughout the canon of fiction.

For those interested in developing their writing skills there will be, as part of the Kildare Readers Festival, a series of workshops covering poetry, well-being, short stories and protest writing.

All Kildare Readers Festival events and workshops are FREE to attend with booking online or through the Festivals Box Office on +353 (0)45 448 327. For full details of all the events and workshops please visit where you can book tickets. You can also follow the Festival on Facebook or on Twitter for the latest details. If you have any queries then please send an email to [email protected].


01/10/2019 9:00 am - 20/10/2019 11:59 pm(GMT+00:00)

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Riverbank Arts Centre

Newbridge, Co. Kildare, Ireland

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