An eclectic programme of events including:
Cork in 1918 an exhibition by The Local Studies Department
5.00pm Alternative techniques for advancing your music literacy; Workshop presented by Music Generation Cork City in partnership with Cork Academy of Music.
6.30pm Frankenstein: A dramatic excerpt performed by Ocean of Notions Theatre to celebrate the 200 anniversary of Mary Shelley’s book.
7.00pm A reading from Patrick Galvin by Mary Fitz-Gerald
7.15pm Music session with local singer/songwriter Ger O’Sullivan
7.45pm Cearta scríbhneoireachta do mhná: an troid, 1918 go 2018. Taispeántas trí mheán na Gaeilge a thugann chun suntais saothair bhanscríbhneoirí ón gcéad seo caite gur deineadh cinsireacht orthu, mar shampla, Maura Laverty, Norah Holt, Kate O’Brien agus Edna O’Brien. Beidh sliochta ó bhanscríbhneoirí na linne seo á léamh agus á chéiliúradh ag Doireann Ní Ghríofa agus Ailbhe Ní Ghearbhuigh.
8.00pm Garth Cartwright; music journalist and author will be in conversation with Sheena Crowley, Crowley's Musician Centre and will read from his new book, Going for a song with a special focus on Rory Gallagher’s vinyl.
9.00pm Book Launches: Join us for the launch of The White Silhoutte by James Harpur and Dear Pilgrims by John F. Deane, published by Carcanet.
Time: 5pm - 10pm
Address: Grand Parade
Phone: 021 4924900