Laois - Portlaoise

Portlaoise Library

When All Is Said: Anne Griffin in conversation with Claire O’Brien

Anne Griffin is author of When All Is Said – a number 1 Irish best seller. Set in the bar of a grand hotel in a small Irish town When All IS Said sees 84-year-old Maurice Hannigan finally tell his story to different people who sit at the bar beside him. It has been lauded as ‘beautifully observed’, ‘hugely enjoyable’ and ‘a rare jewel’. The winner of the John McGahern Award for Literature, Anne has also been shortlisted for the Hennessy New Irish Writing Award and the Sunday Business Post Short Story Competition. Anne’s work has featured in, amongst others, The Irish Times and the Stinging Fly. When All Is Said has been published in the US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand and will publish in sixteen foreign languages. Anne will be interviewed by Claire O’Brien of Midlands 103.

Time: 7pm - 8.30pm

Genres: Literature / Performance / Talk

Features: Family friendly / Wheelchair accessible

Address: Lyster Square, Portlaoise, Laois

Website: http://www.laois.ie

Phone: 057 86622333

No Booking Required