Words Ireland Writers Series

Writers SeriesNationwide public meetings for professional creative writers

Words Ireland hosted a series of nationwide public meetings for professional and practising writers to hear how writers sustain their careers. We wanted to begin a national debate on the future of literature resourcing and funding in Ireland.


We are now processing the information gathered and looking at ways to improve and support writing lives in Ireland.

The Writers Series took place at the following locations:

Leitrim, 22 October

Galway, 5 November

Kilkenny, 19 November

Belfast, 3 December

Dublin, (Illustrators’ Special event), 25 January

Limerick, 18 February

Dublin, 2 March

Cork, 25 March





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