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An Evening With Edna O’Brien Video

Watch back our event with Edna O’Brien to celebrate The Country Girls Trilogy as the 2019 Dublin One City One Book. The event took place on 24th April in the Round Room at the Mansion House. Edna was in conversation with writer Colum McCann, readings by actor Seána Kerslake and music by Moya Brennan and Cormac de Barra. With thanks to Dublin City Council, Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Gill Hess and Bert Wright.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_SAh0nq4s1A&t=678s&fbclid=IwAR3CfeuMwhOZkN-QHRnA-La3cnB_Fp4ss__XDTX4vmxsxdIE74xa-Jps75g

photos by Ger Holland

The Book on One – RTÉ Radio One

RTÉ Radio One’s The Book on One features The Country Girls Trilogy by Edna O’Brien for the month of April. Each week day night at 11.20pm.

Hilary O’Shaughnessy reading from The Country Girls – week starting Monday 8th April

Mary O’Driscoll, currently in the cast of the Abbey Theatre’s production of ‘The Country Girls’, will read excerpts from ‘The Lonely Girl’ from Monday to Friday 15-19 April and from ‘Girls in Their Married Bliss’ from Monday to Friday 22-26 April nightly at 11.20pm on RTÉ Radio 1.