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Sunday 29

Literary Themed Tour

Public tour of the National Gallery, featuring a literary theme.

11.30am and 1.30pm

Venue

National Gallery of Ireland, Merrion Square Dublin 2,

Time

April 29 at 11:30 am

Tickets

Free

Booking

Booking not necessary

Waking Words Poetry Brunch

Join poets Sarah Maria Griffin, Erin Fornoff and Sorcha Fox, as they respond to themes within The Long Gaze Back and shine a light on Irish women poets of the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries.

First come basis.

The café will be open.

Venue

The Bernard Shaw, Richmond Street South Dublin 2,

Time

April 29 at 12:00 pm

Tickets

Free

Booking

Booking not necessary

The Legacy of Maeve Brennan *POSTPONED*

Due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been postponed. The NGI hopes to re-schedule this event in the near future.

Conversation with Sinéad Gleeson and Angela Bourke about the Dublin writer and journalist Maeve Brennan. Chaired by Aoife Barry (Assistant News Editor/Reporter at TheJournal.ie)

Angela Bourke MRIA, Professor Emerita, UCD School of Irish, Celtic Studies and Folklore is the author of Maeve Brennan: Homesick at the New Yorker.

Sinéad Gleeson is the editor of The Long Gaze Back (which features Maeve Brennan’s short story The Eldest Child) and The Glass Shore, two anthologies of stories by Irish women writers. Her own collection of essays will be published in 2019 by Picador.

Venue

National Gallery of Ireland, Merrion Square Dublin 2,

Time

April 29 at 3:00 pm

Tickets

Free

Booking

Booking not necessary
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