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Frank O'Connor International Short Story Festival 2010


15 - 19 September 2010

Download the festival brochure here.

Download the festival timetable here.

View errata slip and programme changes here.



Readings & Public Interviews

Louis de Bernières (author of Captain Corelli’s Mandolin), Claire Keegan, Aidan Matthews, Karen Russell, Tess Gallagher, Ita Daly, and David Vann (author of the sensational Legend of a Suicide). Also reading are the Cork City Frank O’Connor Award shortlistees: Robin Black, Belle Boggs, TC Boyle, David Constantine, Ron Rash & Laura van den Berg.



Seminars & Workshops

Short Stories on the Radio, The Rise of Web Publication, Short Story workshop with Mary Morrissy, Narrative Poetry Masterclass with Tess Gallagher.


Special Events

David Marcus remembrance reading of ‘Who’s Ever Heard of an Irish Jew?’; Frank O’Connor walking literary tour; Flash Fiction reading on Grand Parade library steps as part of National Day of Action for the Arts.; presentation of the Cork City Frank O’Connor Short Story Award.


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