Events

Howth Literary Arts Festival 10 – 12th June

The Howth Literary Arts Festival enters it’s second year offering a unique cultural experience in the beautiful grounds of Howth Castle. The 2016 programme continues with a selection of the very best in Irish and International contemporary writing held in the historic Lutyens Library in Howth Castle.

For more information visit https://www.howthliteraryfestival.com/


Friday 10th June

Leo-Damrosch and Brendan Twomey Swift 12 – 1pm
David McWilliams, Prof James Kelly and Brendan Twomey 2 – 4pm
Moyra Haslett – Jonathan Swift – 4 – 6pm
Claire Kilroy in conversation with Dr Derek Hand 6-7pm

Saturday 11th June
Adam Wyeth and Nuala Ni Chonchuir 12 – 1pm
77 Women – 1916 Commemorative Quilt 2 – 4pm
Curlew Theatre Company 4 – 5pm
Catherine Dunne and Michele Forbes 6 – 7pm

Sunday 12th June
Hilary Fannin, John Boyne and Sean Moncrieff 2 – 3 pm
Howth Cromlech – Aideen’s Grave 10am
Joe Duffy in conversation with Catriona Crowe 4 – 5pm
John Boyne – Literary Conversations 2 – 3pm