Mountains to Sea dlr Book Festival

March 21st to 25th 2018

CITIES AND STORIES will bring together writers who have been shaped and who in turn have shaped their work around the journeys they’ve made and the cities they call home.

will thread through this year’s festival by connecting writers with musicians.

PRESENT TENSE will engage, challenge and provoke audiences to discuss hospitality, home and democracy.

will encourage young audiences to shape the world around them and its events for schools are on sale now.

Full programme on sale now, download our festival brochure here.

Meet Vivian French, her Knights and Cherry Pie Princesses - Pavilion Theatre

Wednesday March 21st, 10am
Pavilion Theatre

The Full Convention

Wednesday March 21st, 6:30pm
Pavilion Theatre

Kiki and Bobo with Yasmeen Ismail

Thursday March 22nd, 12pm
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Ó Iochtar Mara with Louis de Paor, Doireann Ní Ghriofa, Ceara Conway and Caoimhin Ó Raghaille

Thursday March 22nd, 6:30pm
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On Hospitality: Ali Smith and Sarah Wood, artist and film maker in conversation

Thursday March 22nd, 7:30pm
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James Kelman in conversation with Niall MacMonagle

Thursday March 22nd, 8:30pm
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Secrets of Superhero Science - Event for Schools

Friday March 23rd, 10am
Pavilion Theatre

Ctrl - Alt - Resetting Democracy in the 21st Century

Saturday March 24th, 10:30am
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The Party: Are you invited?

Saturday March 24th, 1pm
Pavilion Theatre

Head over Heels

Saturday March 24th, 2:30pm
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Women in Dark Times

Saturday March 24th, 4pm
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Blake Morrison in conversation with Niall MacMonagle

Saturday March 24th, 5pm
Pavilion Theatre

Reservoir 13

Saturday March 24th, 8pm
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The Battle for Home

Sunday March 25th, 11am
Pavilion Theatre

Jackie Kay and Paula Meehan in conversation with Doireann Ní Bhriain

Sunday March 25th, 1pm
Pavilion Theatre

Alice McDermott in conversation with Siobhan Campbell

Sunday March 25th, 3pm
Pavilion Theatre