Listowel Writers’ Week is an internationally acclaimed literary festival devoted to bringing together writers and audiences at unique and innovative events in the historic and intimate surroundings of Listowel County Kerry.
Celebrating 50 years in 2020, Listowel Writers’ Week is devoted to bringing together writers and audiences at unique and innovative events in the historic and intimate surroundings of Listowel, County Kerry. This is done through literary panel discussions, moderated talks, poetry readings, interviews, cultural tours, walks and more.
When? – 27th May to 31st May, 2020
Where? Listowel, County Kerry, Ireland
Who? 2019 TBA
Festival Website? http://www.writersweek.ie
Festival Chair? Liz Dunn
Graham Norton, Margaret Drabble, Donal Ryan, Akhil Sharma, Sigrid Rausin, Chris Cleave, Helen Lederer, Ian McPherson, Liz Nugent, William Ryan, David Szalay, Alan McMonagle, Fergal Keane, Mary Kenny, Colm Toibin, Richard Skinner, Jess Kidd, Arja Kajermo, Ethel Rohan, Ruth Gilligan, MJ Hyland, Louis de Bernieres, Michael Holroyd, AL Kennedy, Paul Muldoon, Seamus Heaney, William Trevor, Gerbrand Bakker, Jennifer Johnston, Paula Byrne, Patrick deWitt, Anakana Schofield, AC Grayling, Joanne Harris, Lucy Caldwell, Tom Holland,James Runcie, Roddy Doyle, John Montague, Robert Fisk, Clive James, Ted Hughes,