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Watch "Dave Lordan Cúirt Kitchen Reading 2014" on YouTube

Dave Lordan Cúirt Kitchen Reading 2014: http://youtu.be/a75lQS0LvFw

Last week I took part in the excellent Cuirt Literary Festival in Galway. Among the many and various top quality events I attended or participated in were The Kitchen Readings. 146 more words

Literary Festivals - who pays?

One of the great things about living in Galway is the amount of festivals we have here.  For writers, however, there is one that stands out from the crowd and that is the… 508 more words

Cúirt 2014 – Music and/as Literature

My excursion to Cúirt this year, the annual Galway literary festival, was as much about music as it was about literature. The program has always contained some elements of music but it seemed to play a larger role this year. 783 more words

Celtic Wandering

Cúirt 2014 and the lingering rhythm

Cúirt is the official start of the Galway Festival Season, well in my head at least. Every year I have intentions to go to lots of events, and without fail it never happens. 269 more words


ROPES 2014 book launch: 10 April 2014

In two days the MA in Literature & Publishing at NUI Galway will launch the ROPES 2014 literary journal, featuring writers and artists from around the world sharing their stories, poems, and artwork on the theme of ‘home’. 106 more words


This year's Cuirt Festival of Literature: an amazing line-up

I’ve just come back from the House Hotel where I had the privilege of launching this year’s Cuirt Festival, which is being directed by Dani Gill.  698 more words