Cork - Cork City

Cork City Library

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

Website: www.facebook.com/corkcitylibrary

Phone: 021 4924900