Katie Donovan Readings
Irish poet Katie Donovan, winner of the2017 Lawrence O’Shaughnessy Award for Poetry, is giving a number of readings this year. Her most recent collection Off Duty was shortlisted for the Irish Times-Poetry Now Award 2017.
Dalkey Book Festival, Thursday 15 June, 7.30pm
Katie Donovan will read at her local book festival with with David Butler at Finnegan’s pub on June 15th at 7.30pm.
Books Upstairs, Dublin, Thursday 22 June, 7pm
Katie will be reading at Books Upstairs along with Siobhan Campbell and Jean O’Brien (both of whom have published new collections recently).
John Hewitt Summer School, Tuesday 25 July 2017, 11am
Katie Donovan will be reading from her fifth poetry collection Off Duty at the John Hewitt Summer School. She will be reading alongside Denise Riley. She is also teaching Creative Writing workshops at the School (24th – 27th July).
Details will be posted in due course.
September readings include the Shorelines Festival in Portumna Co Galway and the Clifden Arts Festival. Exact dates to be confirmed but currently looking like Saturday 16th September for Shorelines and Monday 18th September at 4.30pm for Clifden (with Mary O’Malley).
CLICK HERE FOR PRESS & RADIO INTERVIEWS WITH KATIE DONOVAN ABOUT OFF DUTY
[16 May 2017]