Words Ireland at Listowel with Mindshift

Mindshift: Introduction to the Business of Being a Writer at Listowel Writers Week

 Presented by the Irish Writers Centre, and supported by WORDS Ireland, this professional development session is aimed at established and emerging writers and will focus on the business aspect of writing. Find out:

  • the types of funding, opportunities and supports available to writers;
  • ways of generating alternative sources of income;
  • what being a Writer-in-Residence really means and what residencies are currently available.

Witness the mysteries behind the literary scene as they are revealed and unpacked by a diverse panel of experts; both national and regional. A must for the enterprising writer.

Speakers include: Noelle Campbell Sharpe (Cill Rialaig), Audrey Keane (Arts Council, Literature), Kate Kennelly (North Kerry Arts Officer) and Noel O’Regan (writer and former Kerry County Council Writer-in Residence)


Starts: Sat 30 May

Time: 4.00pm – 5.30pm

Cost: €10/€8 Concession

Venue: The Boy’s School, Listowel

Booking: http://bit.ly/1Htvxk0