Festival News


ILFDublin presents Portals

Friday, 08 May

We are very excited to announce a new ILFDublin podcast series, Portals. Hosted by Caelainn Hogan, Portals takes listeners beyond their radius, through conversations with a half-dozen writers based across the globe, all of whom were scheduled to read at

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Postponement of ILFDublin 2020 - Updated 23.03.2020

Monday, 16 Mar

At ILFDublin, the safety of our audiences, festival guests, staff and volunteers is of paramount importance. In respect of recent developments regarding the Covid-19 pandemic, we have made the decision to postpone this year’s festival. We look forward

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Submissions Open for Date With an Agent at ILFDublin 2020

Monday, 17 Feb

PLEASE NOTE NEW DEADLINE, NEW EVENT DATE AND ONLINE DOCUMENT SUBMISSION FACILITY **Deadline for postal entries to be received is Mon 31 August.** **Successful entrants invited to attend event at Smock Alley Theatre on Sat 24 October.** Register your

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Compass: Call Out for Event Proposals

Monday, 17 Feb

We're delighted to announce a new initiative for International Literature Festival Dublin: Compass. We're seeking event proposals from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) individuals and groups with stories to share, with a view to showcasing

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Recipients of the 2019 Children’s Books Ireland and Tyrone Guthrie Centre Bursary Awards for Mid-Career Children’s Books Artists Announced

Thursday, 26 Sep

International Literature Festival Dublin is delighted to be supporting Jane Mitchell as one of the recipients of the Children's Books Ireland and Tyrone Guthrie Centre At Annaghmakerrig Bursary Awards for Mid-Career Children’s Books Artists. The 2019 Festival welcomed

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Festival Survey: Win a free pass for ILFDublin 2020!

Friday, 28 Jun

Did you enjoy your experience at ILFDublin 2019? Are there things about the festival you feel could be improved? We're eager to hear your thoughts and would appreciate if you could take a few minutes to complete our post-festival survey.

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