dingle literary festival 2021 author events

Dingle Lit events for children are colour coded below like this. See individual events to find out how to join in.

Dingle Lit live, in-person events are colour coded below like this. Signing up for these events is to attend the event in person in Dingle.

Dingle Lit online events are colour coded like this. These are recorded and then broadcast online on the day. Signing up for these events is to get the link to view the event on the day.

Friday November 19

10.00 IST/GMT
Live, in-person 

Ceardlann maisiú leabhar le Dómhnal Ó Bric

10.00 IST/GMT
Live, in-person 

Mia Colleran, Sinéad Ní Uallacháin agus Dómhnal Ó Bric ag caint le daltaí Phobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne

St James Church, Dingle
16.30 – 17.30 IST/GMT

Live, in-person

Ponc Press Book Launch: Port na bPúcaí

19.30 – 20.30 IST/GMT
Live, in-person at The Dingle Skellig Hotel

Opening session and keynote plenary
Reclaiming the European Street by President Michael D. Higgins

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Saturday November 20

11.00 IST/GMT
Live, in-person Áras Bhréanainn, Baile an Fheirtéaraigh

Ceardlann do leanaí 8–12 le Tuismitheoirí na Gaeltachta

11.00 – 11.45 IST/GMT
Online / Ar Líne

Carol Drinkwater in conversation with Paula Shields
about her latest novel An Act of Love

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Ionad: In-person Áras Bhréanainn, Baile an Fheirtéaraigh
11.00 –  IST/GMT
Live, in-person

Ceardlann Sadhbh Devlin

13.00 – 13,.45 IST/GMT
Online / Ar Líne

Paul Muldoon in conversation with Nicholas McLachlan

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14.00 – 14.45 IST/GMT
Live, in-person at An Diseart
and live streamed online

Look It’s A Woman Writer
Éilis Ní Dhuibhne and Evelyn Conlon

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14.30 – 15.15 IST/GMT
Online / Ar Líne

Caitriona Lally
interviewed by Paula Shields

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15.00 – 15,45 IST/GMT
Live, in-person at Áras Bhréanainn, Baile an Fheirtéaraigh

Ceiliúradh Scríbhneoireachta Shiobhán agus Mhícheál Ó Súilleabháin

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15.30 – 16.15 IST/GMT

Live, in-person at An Diseart
and live streamed online

Carlo Gébler in conversation with Sara Baume

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16.30 – 17.15 IST/GMT

Online / Ar Líne

Rian na nDaoine, Lorg na n-áiteanna. Le Alex Hijmans, Victor Bayda agus Cathal Póirtéir.

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18.00 – 18.45 IST/GMT

Live, in-person at An Diseart
and live streamed online

Diarmaid Ferriter

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18.00 – 18.45 IST/GMT

Online / Ar Líne

Tolka Journal panel – to be confirmed

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19.30 – 20.15 IST/GMT

Live, in-person at An Diseart
and live streamed online

Ar Scáth a Chéile le Declan Kiberd agus Irene Duffy Lynch
Language Culture and the Art of Translation

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19.30 – 20.15 IST/GMT

Online / Ar Líne

The Liminal – Voices from Direct Provision – book launch

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Sunday November 21

11.00 – 11.45 IST/GMT

Live, in-person at An Diseart
and live streamed online

Taghd Mac Dhonnagáin 
Cathal Poirtéir i gcomhrá leis an údar agus an foilsitheoir Tadhg Mac Dhonnagáin

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12.30 – 13.15 IST/GMT

Live, in person at An Diseart
and live streamed online

Leabhar Gaeilge na Bliana: Eoghan Mac Giolla Bhríde – Cnámh

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13.00 – 13.45 IST/GMT

Online / Ar Líne

Dr Rosaleen McDonagh, interviewed by Alex Clark

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14.00 – IST/GMT
In-person at Áras Bhréanainn, Baile an Fheirtéaraigh

Seoladh Orla Uan ar an bhFarraige le Eibhlín Uí Iarlaithe, maisithe ag Dómhnal Ó Bric.

14.30 – 15.15 IST/GMT

Live, in-person at An Diseart
and live streamed online

Claire Keegan interviewed by Tanya Farrelly

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15.00 – 15,45  IST/GMT

Online / Ar Líne

Emma Dabiri in conversation with Kit de Waal

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15.30 –  IST/GMT

Bailiúchán na Scol, Féile Liteartha an Daingin
Dingle Literary Festival Schools’ Collection

16.00 – 16.45 IST/GMT

Live, in-person at An Diseart
and live streamed online

John Patrick McHugh & Nicole Flattery
chaired by Mia Colleran

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17.00 – 17.45 IST/GMT

Online / Ar Líne

Colm Tóibín
interviewed by David Butler

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17.30 – 18.15 IST/GMT

Live, in-person an An Diseart
and live streamed online

Wardens of Skellig Michael with Catherine Merrigan & Robert L. Harris
chaired by Deanna O’Connor

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18.15 – 19.00 IST/GMT

Online / Ar Líne

Omar El Akkad interviewed by Alex Clark

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19.00 – 21.00 IST/GMT

Online / Ar Líne

Takin’ the Mic with the Irish Writers Centre

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19.30 – 20.15 IST/GMT

Live, in-person an An Diseart
and live streamed online

Declan O’Rourke – The Pawn Broker’s Reward
Interviewed by Deanna O’Connor

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Dingle Literary Festival and Writers' Workshop supportes