Festival Highlights

Gallery, Podcasts & Videos

Seamus Heaney's Aeneid Book VI at ILFDublin 2016

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ILFD Podcast: Margaretta D'Arcy in Conversation with Jim Sheridan

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Jeanette Winterson, DWF 2012

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ILFD 2017 VOUCHERS: A perfect gift for the book-lovers in your life! Wednesday 23, Nov 2016

Searching for a thoughtful gift for someone in your life? We’ve got the perfect solution: gift vouchers for the 2017 International Literature Festival Dublin are now available to purchase. An ILFD gift voucher is the perfect personal gift for book lovers, literary enthusiasts or those who are looking to be inspired. The International Literature Festival Dublin runs […]

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Come Volunteer With Us! Wednesday 9, Mar 2016

It’s that time of year again! Come volunteer with us! International Literature Festival Dublin (formerly the Dublin Writers Festival, established in 1998) depends hugely on our enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers to help transform Dublin City yet again into a literary festive hub from the 21st till the 29th of May. Each year the Festival takes […]

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Calling All Aspiring Authors – A Chance For Your Date With An Agent Friday 19, Feb 2016

Always dreamed of seeing your work in the bestsellers list? Five leading agents are looking for you! The International Literature Festival Dublin, in conjunction with The Inkwell Group and Writing.ie, is calling on aspiring authors to enter Date With An Agent, Ireland’s largest talent-spotting event. 75 aspiring authors will be selected from submissions received in […]

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