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October 2018

Sara Baume to Exhibit at the Morley Gallery

October 6, 2018 - November 3, 2018
Morley Gallery, 61 Westminster Bridge Rd
London, South Bank, London SE1 7HT United Kingdom
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Devotions, Keepsakes and Talismans  Multi prize-winning author Sara Baume will be showing her visual art work at the renowned Morley Gallery in London from next month, so if you happen to be in the UK do check it out! 'The three projects – Devotions, Keepsakes, and Talismans – which make up this exhibition are composed of many small, handmade, singular yet similar objects. Each project borrows from the aesthetic principles and symbolism of the souvenir; each arose out of superstition and solicitude.'…

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Mike McCormack at the Iron Mountain Festival

October 6, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Dock, Carrick-on-Shannon, St Georges Terrace, Townparks
Carrick-On-Shannon, Leitrim N41 T2X2 Ireland
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Solar Bones author Mike McCormack will be featured at the Iron Mountain Festival in October. The Iron Mountain Festival says of this year's exciting programme: 'Migration, displacement, farming, forestry and the power of language in translation are themes at the heart of this year’s Iron Mountain Literature Festival in Co. Leitrim which features the 2018 Dublin Literary prize winner Mike McCormack, author of Solar Bones, renowned US poet Tess Gallagher, the Irish language publishing sensation Darach Ó Séaghdha, The Cow…

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Notes to Self at the Red Line Book Festival

October 12, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Emilie Pine will be featured at the Red Line Book Festival in October! Emilie joins actor and comedian, our favourite Tara Flynn to discuss her writing. Check out the link for more details, we hope to see you there!

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Emilie Pine to speak at ISLA – the Irish Spanish Latin American Festival

October 18, 2018 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
Instituto Cervantes Dublín, Lincoln House, 6-16 Lincoln Place
Dublin 2, Dublin D02 VH29 Ireland
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Emilie Pine will be speaking at ISLA in October, on the evening of Thursday 18th. The them for this year's festival is  'Love and Live. Love and Laugh', and Emilie will be taking part in an inaugural roundtable  discussion together with Spanish and a Chilean writers. The discussion will be moderated by the Irish Hispanist Bill Richardson. The event will take place at the Instituto Cervantes in Dublin. For the full programme, and more details here: https://dublin.cervantes.es/imagenes/File/cultura/2018-2019/programa_online_v2.0.pdf There's also a feature…

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November 2018

Emilie Pine at the Dublin Book Festival

November 17, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
The Smock Alley Theatre, 7 Exchange Street Lower, Temple Bar
Dublin 8, Dublin 8 D08 PX27 Ireland
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Emilie Pine will be talking all things Notes to Self at the Dublin Book Festival in November! The Dublin Book Festival is a real highlight of the literary calendar – check out their programme for more details of exciting upcoming events, and for ticket information. Emilie will be taking part in a non-fiction panel on Saturday afternoon – we hope to see you there! Apart from the event itself you'll find us hanging out in the Winter Garden, very likely…

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BOOK LAUNCH A Brilliant Void, edited and introduced by Jack Fennell

November 17, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The Gutter Bookshop, Cow's Lane, Temple Bar
Dublin 8, Ireland
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For all you sci-fi fans! An astronomer challenges an emperor. A hunter pursues the last dinosaur through a remote rainforest. A young Kerryman emigrates to the Moon to seek his fortune. We're so delighted to be presenting our third and final title for 2018, A Brilliant Void: A Selection of Classic Irish Science Fiction. These fifteen darkly funny stories illuminate a side of Irish literary history that is often overlooked. In the 19th and 20th centuries, the winds of change…

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Jack Fennell and A Brilliant Void at Waterstones Belfast!

November 24, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
waterstones belfast, 44-46 Fountain Street
Belfast, Belfast BT1 5EE United Kingdom
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Join Jack Fennell, Sarah Maria Griffin, Jo Zebedee and Peadar Ó Guilín at Waterstones Belfast to talk about A Brilliant Void and Irish science fiction more generally. Dr Jack Fennell is editor (and translator!) for our most recent release, A Brilliant Void, which collects fifteen darkly funny stories to illuminate a side of Irish literary history that is often overlooked. Sarah Maria Griffin is a Dublin-based writer. Her novel Spare and Found Parts is an evocative and eloquent story about love and loss in a…

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December 2018

Jack Fennell’s A Brilliant Void featured at Hodges Figgis!

December 1, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Hodges Figgis, 56-58 Dawson St
Dublin, Dublin 2 D2 Ireland
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Join Jack Fennell, author of Irish Science Fiction and editor of our latest Recovered Voice book A Brilliant Void, at Hodges Figgis where he'll chat to Dee Sullivan, Ruth Frances Long and Dave Rudden about Irish science fiction, monsters and more!   Jack Fennell is a writer, editor, translator and researcher whose academic publications include pieces on science fiction, utopian and dystopian literature, monsters, Irish literature, and the legal philosophy of comic books. He is the author of Irish Science…

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March 2019

Jack Fennell at the Sheelagh na Gig Bookshop

March 30 @ 8:00 pm - April 1 @ 9:30 pm
Sheelagh-na-Gig Bookshop, Cloughjordan
Tipperary, Ireland
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Join Jack Fennell at the Sheelagh na Gig Bookshop in Cloughjordan, Tipperary, for a discussion on 'Ficsean Eolaíochta na hÉireann agus Lúcháir is Dúshlán an Aistriúcháin' (that's Irish Science Fiction and the joys and challenges of translation). Jack Fennell is the author of Irish Science Fiction from Liverpool University Press, and he is the editor of A Brilliant Void, our recent smasher from the Recovered Voices series. Jack not only gathered the tall tales for A Brilliant Void, he did…

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Emilie Pine at Mountains to Sea

March 31 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
dlr Lexicon, Pavilion Theatre
Marine Road, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
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Join Emilie Pine, author of the bestselling Notes to Self, Brian Dillon and Professor Margaret Kelleher for a discussion on their essay collections and the renewed interest in the form in the wake of the publication of their collections. Essays: Rediscovered will take place at the Mountains to Sea Festival on Sunday 31st March at 12pm. Tickets here.    

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