International Literature Festival Dublin

Online, Thursday 20th May - Sunday 30th May

The International Literature Festival Dublin, founded in 1998, is Ireland’s premier literary event and gathers the finest writers in the world to debate, provoke, delight and enthral. Described by the press as ‘boasting a stunning array of top international literary talent’ and ‘the country’s most successful and easily the best annual literary event’, International Literature Festival Dublin's line-up is sure to impress.

Join us from 20 – 30 May, as we host some of the world's leading thinkers for a fantastic online programme.

With readings, discussions, debates, workshops, performance and screenings, the festival creates a hotbed of ideas. Whether it’s the mix of poets, writers of fiction and non-fiction, lyricists, playwrights and screenwriters, International Literature Festival Dublin brings new faces and house-hold names together in ways that suprise and inspire.

Children’s fiction is well represented and we are spoilt for choice with the calibre of Irish language writers. Come celebrate many specially commissioned events in the City of Words.

International Literature Festival Dublin is a programme of the City Arts Office, part of the Culture, Recreation & Economic Services Department of Dublin City Council (Chief Executive Owen P. Keegan, Assistant Chief Executive Richard Shakespeare). The work of the Arts Office is made possible by the support of the Lord Mayor of Dublin Hazel Chu and the members of Dublin City Council.

International Literature Festival Dublin is a Dublin City Council initiative, kindly funded by The Arts Council.

International Literature Festival Dublin is Ireland's premier literary event, and gathers the world's finest writers in the 'City of Words'.

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Thursday 20th May - Sunday 30th May
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