The Red Line Book Festival celebrates the very best in local, national and international writing. Celebrating its tenth year the festival takes place in various venues across South Dublin County and is funded by South Dublin County Council and managed by South Dublin Libraries and Arts.
This year’s festival returns with a blended programme of online and offline events.
Selected Poems: John Mcauliffe in conversation with Michael Schmidt
Poetry Night New Collections: Amanda Bell, Eleanor Hooker and David Butler in conversation with Annemarie Ni Churreain
A special night of poetry as part of the Red Line Book Festival. Join us for a panel discussion on New Poetry Collections by Amanda Bell, Eleanor Hooker and David Butler who will be in conversation with poet Annemarie Ní Churreáin.
Amanda Bell is a Dublin-based poet, author and assistant editor of The Haibun Journal. Her most recent poetry collection, Riptide will be published by Doire Press in October.
Eleanor Hooker is a poet and writer. Her poetry collection Of Ochre and Ash is due to be published with Dedalus Press in October.
David Butler is a poet,novelist, dramatist and short story writer. Liffey Sequence (Doire Press 2021) is his third poetry collection, after Via Crucis (Doghouse 2011) and All the Barbaric Glass (Doire Press 2017).
Liz Quirke & Annemarie Ní Churreáin in conversation with Jessica Traynor