The 2019 Programme

We had three days of author events and writer’s workshops but it is over now…until 20th, 21st & 22nd November 2020.

Author Events / Imeachtaí Udar

19 Author events over three days in and around Dingle.
Tickets and full details for the Author events here.


Writer’s Workshops / Ceardlanna Scríbhneoirí

Details of the programme of workshops can be found here



Feedback on 2019 Festival

Local businessman & sponsor Jim Garvey “the event went very well.  … thought it was excellently organised so well done” Delighted also from the both Benners and Skelligs point of view

Attendee Isabel Bennett: I can certainly say that I thoroughly enjoyed every one of the (4) events that I attended.  I love the format.

Brian O Connell, author & RTE journalist: It was super event really enjoyed it. Thank you so much for all your hospitality. I’d love to get involved next year and help out or host an event.

Vanessa Fox O Loughlin, author: Just to say thank you SO much for inviting me – I really had such a lovely time. Congratulations on a brilliant festival

Brenda Ní Shúilleabháin attendee: Thank you all. I have not had a weekend as good in a very long time. I’m really grateful.

Dr Leeann Lane, author “I enjoyed the whole weekend from start to finish – thank you”

Mike Hanrahan, author called the next day to say thanks and how much he had enjoyed the festival, it was his first literary/book festival and he adored it.

Author Caroline Foran: thanks so much for the kind words and for inviting me to take part. I really enjoyed it and got some lovely messages afterwards.


Dingle Lit: The Creativity of the Landscape.
Féile Liteartha Chorca Dhuibhne: Cruthaitheacht Sa Tírdhreach

Dingle Lit is a community based, non-profit festival that aims to celebrate and enhance the cultural and economic life of the Dingle Peninsula, already widely known for its creativity. It strives to be inclusive and accessible festival for people of all ages focused on the literary arts – fiction, poetry and non-fiction in English and Irish – and delivered through readings, workshops and performance.
All funds generated by the festival will go towards organising and promoting an annual Dingle Lit festival for both adults and children on the Dingle Peninsula.

Féile í Liteartha Chorca Dhuibhne a bhfuil sé mar aidhm aici ceiliúradh a dhéanamh agus cur le saol cultúrtha agus eacnamaíochta Chorca Dhuibhne, áit atá aitheanta go forleathan maidir le cúrsaí cruthaitheachta. Beidh sé nua, fáiltiúil agus féile í go mbeidh teacht ag daoine fásta agus leanaí ar na h-ealaín liteartha – ficsean, filíocht agus neamhfhicsean as Gaelainn agus as Béarla – agus curtha i láthair i bhfoirm léitheoireachtaí, ceardlainne agus taispeántais.  Raghaidh pé airgead a bailítear tríd an bhféile i dtreo féilte bliantúla a eagrú agus a chur chun cinn do leanaí agus daoine fásta i gCorca Dhuibhne.

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