2017 Schedule Announced

Thursday February 23rd

Chez le Fab, Arthur’s Quay Park 8:00pm

UL Professor and author Eoin Devereux will deliver an illustrated talk on Oscar Wilde and Morrissey.

Friday February 24th

The Granary, Limerick City Library 11:00am

Readings, featuring Martin Dyar & Donal Ryan (free event)

Limerick City Gallery of Art 6:00pm

Opening of the Limerick Literary Festival in honour of Kate O’Brien by Olivia O’Leary.
Followed at 7:00pm As Music and Splendour recital, featuring Kevin Neville, with Richard McGrath accompanying on piano.

Saturday February 25th

Ormston House, Patrick Street (free events)

11:00am Animated & interactive History of the World by educationalist by Christopher Lloyd (all ages)

12:00pm Storytelling with Limerick author Roisin Meaney (3-6 yrs old)

Limerick City Gallery of Art

10:00am Doireann Ni Ghriofa
11:00am  Mary Lawson
12:00pm Thomas Pakenham
1:00pm   Tribute to the late Michel Deon
2:00pm   Mike McCormack
3:00pm   Francesca Melandri in conversation with Mary Coll
4:00pm   Richard Blanco

Sunday February 26th

Lime Tree Theatre, Mary Immaculate College

10:00am “Kate O’Brien’s Versions of Spain” by Dr Cinta Ramblado
11:00am Desert Island Books with Bill Whelan & Liz Nolan
12:00pm Kate O’Brien lecture: Interview with Cecelia Ahern by Donal Ryan

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