The Dublin: One City, One Book Choice for April 2015 is:

The Barrytown Trilogy


Roddy DoyleRoddy Doyle


The Commitments

The Snapper

The Van


Publishing Partner: Vintage

2015 is the 10th year of the festival, and our imaginative programme will animate The Barrytown Trilogy through music, film and public readings throughout the month of April.

Barrytown trilogy film scenes

The Programme of Events includes a big music event in association with MusicTown Festival, author readings, film screenings, talks on Dublin humour, and Irish society in the 1980s and much more. 

Barrytown Trilogy, 3 titles

Strumpet City: A People's History of the 1913 Lockout Programme

Saturday 27th April 11am-4.30pm Free admission. Booking essential email or Ph: 6744862

A day of Papers and Debate organised by Garrett Fagan in Dublin City Library & Archive, Pearse Street.

11.00  Derek Hand Strumpet City and the Burdens of Irish History

Pod Cast

There will be pod cast of tonight's lecture How the Poor Lived: Tenement, Public Health and Medicine in Lockout Dublin 1913 available on the Royal College of Physicians Ireland website next week.

Play back of Bread and Roses: Strumpet City Revisited

Listen to Bread and Roses: Strumpet City Revisited from Dublin Castle on 3rd April

Bread and Roses: Strumpet City Revisited

For those who missed Bread and Roses: Strumpet City Revisited in Dublin Castle on 3rd April, you can hear the event on RTÉ 1's Arena this evening at 7pm


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