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Local Voices: Readings from Disha Bose, Mary Morrissy, and Sara O’Donovan

The Lord Kingsale Kinsale, Cork

Disha Bose’s debut novel Dirty Laundry, a domestic noir that examines the dark side of motherhood and suburbia, was published in 2023. She was born and raised in India, and now lives in Cork. She worked in the tech industry until returning to writing in 2015, when she joined the Masters in Creative Writing course […]


Poetry reading with Maeve O’Sullivan and Afric McGlinchey

Prim's Bookshop 43 Main Street, Kinsale

Named as one of Ireland’s Rising Poets by Poetry Ireland Review, Afric McGlinchey has won numerous prizes, including the Hennessy Poetry Award, Poets Meet Politics prize and several awards from the Arts Council of Ireland. In 2023, Salmon Poetry published The lucky star of hidden things, and in 2016, Ghost of the Fisher Cat, both of which were […]


Paul Howard and Roddy Collins discuss The Rodfather: The hilarious memoir from the funniest man in football (with Shane Coleman)

The Trident Hotel Kinsale, Cork

Roddy Collins is a football man - now in the sixth decade of a career as a player (at 16 clubs), manager (12 clubs) and commentator. And he is a funny man: an unequalled raconteur with a sharp eye for the absurdities of the professional game and spectacular recall. He has made friends wherever he […]