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Welcome to the April edition of our Newsletter
News this month
Laureate for Irish Fiction lecture: An Irishwoman Abroad: Maeve Brennan and the Streets of New York
Public Interview with Laureate na nÓg, Eoin Colfer
NCCA Consultation – Review of Junior Cycle Music
ART: 2016: The Arts Council’s programme as part of Ireland 2016
Grants and Awards
Reminder: Touring and Dissemination of Work Scheme
Arts & Disability Ireland and the Arts Council announce Arts and Disability Connect scheme
News from the community
Irish Street Arts, Circus & Spectacle Network seminar
Invitation to Filmmakers to Tender for County Wexford Youth Film Project
Public Interview with Laureate na nÓg, Eoin Colfer

Public Interview with Laureate na nÓg, Eoin Colfer


To mark the end of his Laureateship, Laureate na nÓg Eoin Colfer will take part in a public interview with Rick O’Shea on 28 April.

Over the course of his two year term, Eoin Colfer led a nationwide storytelling tour with Once Upon a Place, bringing stories to children all over Ireland, while also commissioning an anthology of stories and poems for children which was published in November 2015. Eoin’s last event will be this public interview with broadcaster Rick O’Shea where he will discuss the highlights of his time as Laureate and his plans for the future.

  • Date and time: Thursday 28 April, 6pm
  • Location: National Library of Ireland, Kildare St, Dublin 2
  • Tickets: tickets are free. To book a place, please email Nessa O’Mahony at info@childrenslaureate.ie

Please note, this event is for adults only and not suitable for a younger audience.

For further information, please see:
Laureate na nÓg Public Interview.


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