Bailieborough Poetry Festival 2014 – Programme of events
Thursday 9th October:
Opening of festival and exhibition of work by artist Róisín Duffy in Bailieborough Library (8pm). Róisín is launching her new publications “Everything Under The Sun” Volumes 2&3 on the night.
Friday 10th October:
Reading by Welsh poet Nerys Williams to mark the centenary of the birth of Dylan Thomas (8pm) (Murtagh’s Lounge).
Poetry Aloud – open mic night in Murtagh’s Lounge (10pm)
Saturday 11th October:
Poetry workshop facilitated by Nerys Williams in Bailieborough Library Arts Space (10 – 12 am). €10 – bookings to be made through Irene, firstname.lastname@example.org)
Presentation of Bailieborough Poetry Competition Prizes and reading of short-listed poems in Bailieborough Library Arts Space (2pm).
Skirmish of the Writing groups (5pm) (Murtagh’s Lounge).
Evening of poetry starting with local performance poet Patsy McDermott followed by a reading by Prof. Iggy McGovern to close the festival (8pm) in Murtagh’s Lounge.