A new Programme Director, Martin Colthorpe and a new name heralds a new chapter for Dublin Writers Festival. Now called International Literature Festival Dublin, running from 16-24 May 2015. The Festival will continue to champion Dublin's position as a UNESCO City of Literature, celebrating the local alongside the global and the power of words to change the world.

Each year International Literature Festival Dublin assembles some of the finest writers in the world, a tantalizing mix of new faces and household names both home grown and International, in unique, inspiring encounters. Celebrating ideas, reading and writing for all ages the festival transforms Dublin into a international literary hub in the month of May for spoken and written word. Full programme details will be announced early April.

International Literature Festival Dublin

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COLM TOIBIN IN CONVERSATION - OFF THE PAGE

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Jon Ronson at DWF2011

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Jeanette Winterson, DWF 2012

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WE'RE HIRING - BOX OFFICE SUPERVISOR + VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR

Thu 26, Mar 2015

International Literature Festival Dublin is looking for you! Applications now open to become the festival's next Box Office Supervisor or Volunteer Coordinator.

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