Listowel Writers Week Festival 2014

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Dates Wed, May 28 2014 — Sun, Jun 1 2014
Address Listowel, Co. Kerry
Country Ireland
Type Arts
Free Admission No
Previous Occurrence This festival was last held on 29 May 2013
Listowel Writers Week is a an arts festival in Listowel, Co. Kerry that is running from 28th May to 1st June 2014.

The festival is built on a wide variety of workshops and competitions. The workshops run over 3 days and cover a multitude of different types of writing, from theatre and poetry, to short fiction and novels. The cost is €175 for each 3 day workshop where you will get personal tuition from an established author.

The competitions are an aspect of Listowel Writers Week which have been giving writers of all genres a chance of recognition for over 40 years. There are 13 categories this year, with The Kerry Group 'Irish Novel of the Year' probably the most prestigious of the lot. The fact that there is a category for 'Writing in Prisons' shows the democratic nature of the competition!

The Listowel Writers Week Festival have a host of workshops for 2014.

Each workshop with your author of choosing costs €175 for 3 days.

Some of the topics covered include travel writing, short fiction, adult writing for teens, memoir, poetry and theatre with more topics beyond this.

To book online see official Listowel Writers Week festival here

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