A Literary Evening 19:30 Thursday 23rd November 2017
Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company welcomes a Bicentenary literary celebration this November 23rd. Local authors Bernard Farrell, Julie Parsons and Declan Hughes will join local historian Rob Goodbody for a free literary evening. The authors will read and discuss their work, significant parts of which are set in the town of Dun Laoghaire.
Dun Laoghaire resident & crime writer Julie Parsons returns after a 9 year break and will discuss the influence Dun Laoghaire has had on her new thriller “The Therapy House” and her other works.
Novelist, author & playwright Declan Hughes will bring his wealth of experience of the literary world and speak about how the harbour has influenced his work.
Award winning playwright Bernard Farrell was born and raised close to the harbour in Sandycove. Bernard will bring a touch of comedy to the event and discuss his extensive career in theatre & arts.
Speakers will discuss their work and the ways in which it has been nourished by a sense of place and local context with moderator & local Historian Rob Goodbody. Guests will be invited to take part in Q&A session at the end of the event.
Event Location: Dun Laoghaire, Ferry Terminal Building
Event Time / Date: 19:30 Thursday 23rd November 2017
Tickets: Tickets are free but spaces at this event are limited.
Capacity is limited, so to avoid disappointment please book early and reserve a space