s
s

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Return to MLC homepage.

Munster Literature Centre

 

 

Read the latest issue.

Southword Journal Online

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cork Spring Literary Festival 2011THE CORK SPRING

LITERARY

FESTIVAL 2011

 

 

16 - 19 February 2011

                     

Download the festival timetable.

Download the festival brochure.

 

 

Wednesday 16th February

Reception for the winner of the Gregory O'Donoghue Award & launch of A Boat to Heaven, a new Southword Editions title by Chinese poet Zhao Lihong
Venue: The Douglas Vance Room, Metropole Hotel, MacCurtain Street. Time: 7.15pm. Admission: Free.
(see page 25 of festival brochure)

 

Readings by Tomas Lieske, William Wall & James Harpur
Venue: The Douglas Vance Room, Metropole Hotel, MacCurtain Street. Time: 9pm. Admission: Free, donation of €5 encouraged. (see pages 8, 9 & 22 of festival brochure)

 

Thursday 17th February

Readings by Ian Wild, Alan Garvey & Pat Boran
Venue: The Douglas Vance Room, Metropole Hotel, MacCurtain Street. Time: 7.15pm. Admission: Free, donation of €5 encouraged.
(see pages 2, 7 & 23 of festival brochure)


Readings by Silke Scheuermann, Kristiina Ehin & Gabriel Rosenstock
Venue: The Douglas Vance Room, Metropole Hotel, MacCurtain Street. Time: 9pm. Admission: Free, donation of €5 encouraged.
(see pages 6, 16 & 18 of festival brochure)

 

Friday 18th February

Readings by Catherine Smith, Matthew Sweeney & Ailbhe Ní Ghearbhuigh
Venue: The Douglas Vance Room, Metropole Hotel, MacCurtain Street. Time: 7.15pm. Admission: Free, donation of €5 encouraged.
(see pages 14, 19 & 20 of festival brochure)

 

Readings by Valérie Rouzeau, Lory Manrique-Hyland & Ian Duhig
Venue: The Douglas Vance Room, Metropole Hotel, MacCurtain Street. Time: 9pm. Admission: Free, donation of €5 encouraged.
(see pages 5, 11 & 17 of festival brochure)

 

Saturday 19th February

Writing workshops at the Munster Literature Centre
Time: 11AM - 1PM. For more information, visit our Festival Workshop Page.

 

Silent Music by Adam Wyeth-- Book Launch
Venue: The Douglas Vance Room, Metropole Hotel, MacCurtain Street. Time: 2pm. Admission: Free.
(see page 24 of festival brochure)

 

Catch the Moon Performance: Jane Clarke, Kathy D'Arcy, Shirley McClure & Tina Pisco
Venue: The Douglas Vance Room, Metropole Hotel, MacCurtain Street. Time: 3.30 pm. Admission: Free.
(see page 3 of festival brochure)

 

Film Programme: The Lammas Hireling, In the Hands of Erato and a surprise vintage film from the 1960s.
Venue: The Douglas Vance Room, Metropole Hotel, MacCurtain Street. Time: 5pm. Admission: Free.
(see page 26 of festival brochure)

 

Readings by Gerry Murphy, Dave Lordan & Julijana Velichkovska
Venue: The Douglas Vance Room, Metropole Hotel, MacCurtain Street. Time: 7.15pm. Admission: Free, donation of €5 encouraged.
(see pages 10, 13 & 21 of festival brochure)

 

Readings by Maram al-Massri, Leanne O’Sullivan & Patrick Cotter
Venue: The Douglas Vance Room, Metropole Hotel, MacCurtain Street. Time: 9pm. Admission: Free, donation of €5 encouraged.
(see pages 4, 12 & 15 of festival brochure)

 


Bookings

Booking is only necessary for the workshop. Places at other events are on a first come, first served basis. Events will start on time. To reserve a workshop space please phone the Munster Literature Centre on 021 431-2955 or email info(AT)munsterlit(DOT)ie. For more information on the workshops available, visit the Workshops page.

 

Venues

The workshop will be held at the Munster Literature Centre, Frank O’Connor House, 84 Douglas Street, Cork. Most other events are in the Douglas Vance Room, Metropole Hotel on McCurtain Street, Cork.

 

 

Map to the venues will be posted soon.

 

 

Back to top.

   

 

Arts Council Ireland

 

 

Munster Literature Centre

 

 

Cork City Council

 

 

Festivals Forum

 

 

Cork County Council

 

 

Culture Ireland

 

 

 

Foundation for Dutch Literature

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
©2009
The Munster Literature Centre
   

Frank O'Connor House, 84 Douglas Street, Cork, Ireland.

Tel. (353) 021 4312955, Email: munsterlit(AT)eircom(DOT)net

   
Irish Registered Charity No.12374