Festival News


Our new Chapter

Sunday, 07 Apr

International Literature Festival Dublin is proud to reveal our new identity! A mythical sea-monster, a keeper of memories, a secret symbol in the heart of Dublin… the hippocampus is the perfect icon to represent ILFDublin. Story-telling helps people make

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ILFDublin 2019 Volunteer Applications Now Open!

Friday, 01 Mar

International Literature Festival Dublin would not be possible without the incredible work of our festival volunteers. Would you like to join the team for this year's festival, running May 17th - 26th 2019? We're looking for enthusiastic and reliable

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Sarah Webb


Monday, 25 Feb

International Literature Festival Dublin, in association with The King’s Hospital School, present a special in-school event for young adult readers on World Book Day 7th March, YA-Z CON. Among those involved will be authors David Almond, Meg

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Date with an Agent Submissions Now Open

Monday, 11 Feb

Calling All Aspiring Authors! Your Chance For A Date With An Agent... Click here to register. Have you written a bestseller or a Hollywood blockbuster? If you’re a writer looking for a literary agent and lots of sound

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Win Tickets to Caitlin Moran

Friday, 31 Aug

a Rafflecopter giveaway

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New Zealand Focus at ILFDublin 2018: Kirsty Gunn, Hera Lindsay Bird, Selina Tusitala Marsh, Ashleigh Young

Wednesday, 16 May

Opening Weekend – Programme Director’s Pick Kirsty Gunn International Literature Festival Dublin kicks off on Saturday 19 May and Kirsty Gunn is my pick for our opening weekend at the festival. This will be her first event to launch

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