30 September to 2 October 2016
Castletownbere, County Cork
Friday 30 September
8.00pm, whiteRoom Poetry Friday Open mic – all are invited to come along and read or listen.
Saturday 1 October
10.30am – 12.30pm, whiteRoom Poetry workshop Poetry of Place: ‘This is the quickest way through’. Led by Annette Skade. There is a fee of €20, and places are limited. Please pre-book (for contact details see below).
2pm, Beara Coast Hotel The Seamus Heaney lecture byBernard O’Donoghue
6pm, Sarah Walker Gallery Wild Atlantic Words Readings and awards from the Wild Atlantic Words poetry competition 2016, and launch of the anthology
Sunday 2 October
10.30am, whiteRoom Poetry workshop A writing Life. Led by Jennifer Russell. There is a fee of €20, and places are limited. Please pre-book (for contact details see below).
2pm, whiteRoom The Spoken Word Competition Recite or read your own or another poet’s poem (admission free, competitors €2 per poem). Prizes will be awarded for performance.
4pm, whiteRoom Poetry Readings by Maxine Backus and John Baylis Post
Except where specified, admission to all events is free.
To book workshops or for further information, contact
Jennifer on 0(0353)851512652 or John on 0(0353)838637536