22 – 28 October
2020

Programme

Festival Events

International Dublin Literary Award - Winner Announcement
Online Event

International Dublin Literary Award - Winner Announcement

11:00AM, Thursday, 22 Oct 2020
Online

Tall Tales Podcast with Radio MOLI hosted by Shane Hegarty
Online Event

Tall Tales Podcast with Radio MOLI hosted by Shane Hegarty

12:00PM, Thursday, 22 Oct 2020
Online

Compass: The Journey by Nandi Jola
Online Event

Compass: The Journey by Nandi Jola

7:00PM, Thursday, 22 Oct 2020
Online

Big Problems: Making Sense of 2020 in conversation with Roxane Gay
Online Event

Big Problems: Making Sense of 2020 in conversation with Roxane Gay

8:30PM, Thursday, 22 Oct 2020
Online

 Unfolding Maps: Audio Walk with Matthew Beaumont, with soundscape by Ian Maleney
Online Event

Unfolding Maps: Audio Walk with Matthew Beaumont, with soundscape by Ian Maleney

12:00PM, Friday, 23 Oct 2020
Online

Standing on the Shoulders of Giants: Ruth Gilligan & Anne Enright with Declan Hughes
Online Event

Standing on the Shoulders of Giants: Ruth Gilligan & Anne Enright with Declan Hughes

4:00PM, Friday, 23 Oct 2020
Online

What’s Not to Love? with Roddy Doyle
Online Event

What’s Not to Love? with Roddy Doyle

6:00PM, Friday, 23 Oct 2020
Online

Compass: The Language I Cannot Speak with Tariro Takavarasha and Christie Kandiwa

Compass: The Language I Cannot Speak with Tariro Takavarasha and Christie Kandiwa

7:30PM, Friday, 23 Oct 2020
Online

Omni… and Everything Else: Ai Weiwei in conversation
Online Event

Omni… and Everything Else: Ai Weiwei in conversation

8:30PM, Friday, 23 Oct 2020
Online

It IS a proper book! Writing and Illustrating for Children and Getting Published
Online Event

It IS a proper book! Writing and Illustrating for Children and Getting Published

10:00AM, Saturday, 24 Oct 2020
Online

Buggybirds: Draw and Play! with Mary Murphy and Niamh Sharkey
Online Event

Buggybirds: Draw and Play! with Mary Murphy and Niamh Sharkey

10:00AM, Saturday, 24 Oct 2020
Online

Unfolding Maps: Expressing Landscape - Mapping Dublin with Sarah Gearty
Online Event

Unfolding Maps: Expressing Landscape - Mapping Dublin with Sarah Gearty

12:00PM, Saturday, 24 Oct 2020
Online

Break the Mould with Sinéad Burke
Online Event

Break the Mould with Sinéad Burke

2:00PM, Saturday, 24 Oct 2020
Online

The Night Bus Hero with Onjali Q. Raúf
Online Event

The Night Bus Hero with Onjali Q. Raúf

2:00PM, Saturday, 24 Oct 2020
Online

To the End of the World and Back with Mark O’Connell
Online Event

To the End of the World and Back with Mark O’Connell

4:00PM, Saturday, 24 Oct 2020
Online

Rallying Cry: New Voices in Irish Fiction with Hilary Fannin and Elaine Feeney
Online Event

Rallying Cry: New Voices in Irish Fiction with Hilary Fannin and Elaine Feeney

6:00PM, Saturday, 24 Oct 2020
Online

From Kick-Ass Teen Queens to Long Hot Summers: How to Write a Cracking YA Novel!
Online Event

From Kick-Ass Teen Queens to Long Hot Summers: How to Write a Cracking YA Novel!

6:00PM, Saturday, 24 Oct 2020
Online

Compass: Telling Sounds / ЗВУКИ СКАЗУ: Olesya Zdorovetska
Online Event

Compass: Telling Sounds / ЗВУКИ СКАЗУ: Olesya Zdorovetska

7:00PM, Saturday, 24 Oct 2020
Online

Telling Tales of Boomtown Glory with Bob Geldof
Online Event

Telling Tales of Boomtown Glory with Bob Geldof

8:00PM, Saturday, 24 Oct 2020
Online

Behind the Scenes: Family Sports Reporting Workshop with Ger Siggins
Online Event

Behind the Scenes: Family Sports Reporting Workshop with Ger Siggins

11:00AM, Sunday, 25 Oct 2020
Online

More… Murder Most Unladylike with Robin Stevens
Online Event

More… Murder Most Unladylike with Robin Stevens

3:00PM, Sunday, 25 Oct 2020
Online

Unfolding Maps: Ian Maleney Minor Monuments: screening and discussion
Online Event

Unfolding Maps: Ian Maleney Minor Monuments: screening and discussion

4:00PM, Sunday, 25 Oct 2020
Online

What We’ll Build with Oliver Jeffers
Online Event

What We’ll Build with Oliver Jeffers

6:00PM, Sunday, 25 Oct 2020

Compass: Say it Aloud - We’re Irish! Beyond Representation
Online Event

Compass: Say it Aloud - We’re Irish! Beyond Representation

7:00PM, Sunday, 25 Oct 2020
Online

Another Now: Dispatches from an Alternative Present with Yanis Varoufakis
Online Event

Another Now: Dispatches from an Alternative Present with Yanis Varoufakis

6:00PM, Monday, 26 Oct 2020
Online

Compass: Story or Speech Crime? Storytelling in 18th Century China with Xun Liu
Online Event

Compass: Story or Speech Crime? Storytelling in 18th Century China with Xun Liu

7:00PM, Monday, 26 Oct 2020
Online

Bumbum Bees, Toilet Sharks and Things That Go Bump in the Night with Chris Judge
Online Event

Bumbum Bees, Toilet Sharks and Things That Go Bump in the Night with Chris Judge

11:00AM, Tuesday, 27 Oct 2020
Online

Brian Dillon: On Style
Online Event

Brian Dillon: On Style

5:00PM, Tuesday, 27 Oct 2020
Online

Maggie O’Farrell Knows Where Snow Angels Go
Online Event

Maggie O’Farrell Knows Where Snow Angels Go

6:00PM, Tuesday, 27 Oct 2020
Online

Compass: Writing Home - The New Irish Poets
Online Event

Compass: Writing Home - The New Irish Poets

7:00PM, Tuesday, 27 Oct 2020
Online

Let’s Do His Stupid Idea…: Patrick Freyne in conversation with Emilie Pine
Online Event

Let’s Do His Stupid Idea…: Patrick Freyne in conversation with Emilie Pine

8:00PM, Tuesday, 27 Oct 2020
Online

Just Us: An American Conversation with Claudia Rankine
Online Event

Just Us: An American Conversation with Claudia Rankine

6:00PM, Wednesday, 28 Oct 2020
Online

Poetry Ireland: Introductions Series
Online Event

Poetry Ireland: Introductions Series

7:00PM, Wednesday, 28 Oct 2020
Online

Unfolding Maps: A Celebration of Tim Robinson
Online Event

Unfolding Maps: A Celebration of Tim Robinson

8:00PM, Wednesday, 28 Oct 2020
Online