Literary festivals

Write By The Sea Literary Festival

Date
Sep 27 2019 - Sep 29 2019
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Address

Stella Maris Centre, Kilmore Quay, Wexford,

Write By The Sea is an annual literary festival in the fishing village of Kilmore Quay, Co Wexford. It offers a platform for established and emerging authors to explore the process of writing with readers and would-be writers.

Write By The Sea is an annual literary festival in the fishing village of Kilmore Quay, Co Wexford. It offers a platform for established and emerging authors to explore the process of writing with readers and would-be writers. Events take place in the Stella Maris Centre and the Lifeboat Building.

The inspirational setting provides an appropriate location in which to celebrate the achievements of Irish authors.
The programme for Write By The Sea 2019 includes a stimulating mix of talks, readings, interviews and workshops. Contributors will include Kit de Waal, Mike McCormack, Paula Meehan, Sara Baume, Theo Dorgan, Sinead Gleeson, Jackie Hayden, Eilish Ni Dhuibhne, Dermot Bolger, Ruth Fitzmaurice and Catherine Dunne. John Banville, Jennifer Johnston, Dervla Murphy, Eleanor McEvoy and Peter Murphy are past contributors.

Write By The Sea workshops explore getting started in writing, approaching publishers, marketing your book, writing poetry, fiction and memoir, writing for the stage, tv and radio, and general journalism.