Galway Arts Centre presents

Cúirt International Festival of Literature 2001

April 23 - April 29

Monday 23rd April Time Venue Admission
Launch 6 - 8pm Galway Arts Centre FREE
Michael Longley &    
John McGahern
8.30pm Town Hall Theatre £7 / £5
Tuesday 24th April Time Venue Admission
Prose Workshop -
Michael Collins
11am - 2 pm Galway Arts Centre £12 / £8
Eva Bourke &
Eamonn Grennan
1pm Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
Michael Collins &
Sean O'Reilly
4pm Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
Film - Amhairghin 5pm Town Hall Theatre £3 / £2
Frieda Hughes &
Inger Christiansen
6pm Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
Richard Murphy &
Andrew Motion
8.30pm Town Hall Theatre £7 / £5
Wednesday 25th April Time Venue Admission
Poetry Workshop -
Tony Curtis
11am - 2pm Galway Arts Centre £12 / £8
Donal MacAmhlaigh Remembered 11am Scoil Fhursa National School, Nile Lodge, Galway.
Patrick Deeley &
Siobhán Campell
1pm Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
Evelyn Conlon & Glenn Patterson 4pm Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
ROPES Launch 5pm NUI, Galway FREE
Fleur Adcock & Roddy Lumsden 6pm Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
Rita Kelly & Alan Titley 7 i.n Gailearai Chonamara, An Spidea Cead isteach saor in aisce
The Anne Kennedy
Memorial Lecture
8.30pm Town Hall Theatre £7 / £5
Thursday 25th April Time Venue Admission
Adrian Fraser &
Anthony Cronin
11am Town Hall Theatre FREE
Rita Kelly & Alan Titley 1pm Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
Kim Newman &
Christopher Priest
4pm Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
Book Launch - Rita Ann Higgins & Caitríona O'Reilly 5pm Galway Arts Centre FREE
Richard Powers &
Anne Michaels
6pm Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
8.30pm Town Hall Theatre £7 / £5

The Irish Times DebateThe Politics of Prize Giving - does literature sell out to the highest bidder?'

Friday 26th April Time Venue Admission
Celia de Freine & Katherine Duffy 11am Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
Clare Boylan & Anne Haverty 1pm Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
Jo Slade & Glyn Maxwell 4pm Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
Book Launch -
Ken Bruen & Richard Powers
5pm Galway Arts Centre FREE
Elena Shvarts & George Szirtes 6pm Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
John Banville & Jim Crace 8.30pm Town Hall Theatre £7 / £5
Danú 10.30pm Town Hall Theatre £12 / £10
Saturday 28th April Time Venue Admission
Geraldine Mills & Hugo Kelly 11am Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
Prose and Cons:
Writing and Prisons
1pm Town Hall Theatre FREE
Chris Abani & Billy Childish 4pm Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
Poetry Slam Showcase 5pm Cellar Bar £3 / £2
William Shaw &
Edward Bunker
6pm Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
Annie Proulx &
Dame Beryl Bainbridge
8.30pm Town Hall Theatre £7 / £5
Film - Reservoir Dogs 10.30pm Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3
Sunday 29th April Time Venue Admission
Bardic Breakfast   
(includes breakfast)
11.30am Brennan's Yard £10
Druid Theatre Company &
Cúirt present a reading by
Enda Walsh & Paul Mercier
4pm Druid Lane Theatre £4 / £3
Mary O'Malley & W.N. Herbert 4pm Ross Castle, Roscahill,   
Co. Galway
£10
Cúirt screens Ulysses Certificate 15 9pm Town Hall Theatre £4 / £3

Other Events:
Children's events, Writers-in-schools, Writer-in-residence, Visual Art, Druid Debuts '01.

Cúirt Box Office: Town Hall Theatre, Courthouse Square, Galway. Monday - Saturday, 10am - 7.30pm.

Information and Bookings: 00 353 (0) 91569 777 / 565 886
Credit Card Bookings:     00 353 (0) 91 569 777
10% discount on bookings of 5 events or more.

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