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Jan Carson & Ian Maleney in conversation with Rick O Shea

 

                                                                 Join Jan Carson and Ian Maleney in conversation with Rick O'Shea on how the essay deserves its place in modern literature and how Irish writers are at the forefront of this artform.

 

Event:

Jan Carson & Ian Maleney in conversation with Rick O Shea

Date :

Saturday, 26th October.

Time:

6:00pm  -  7:30pm

Venue:

The Book Centre

Admission & Booking:

FREE EVENT

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Rick O' Shea

Rick has been a broadcaster with RTE since 2001, previously on RTE 2FM and as a presenter of RTE Radio 1’s The Poetry Programme. He currently presents weekday mornings on RTE Gold.

 

He runs The Rick O’Shea Book Club (Ireland’s largest with over 26,000 members), hosts events and public interviews at book festivals all across the country, and has been the National Patron of Epilepsy Ireland since 2006.

 

He is also a Book Ambassador for Easons, compiling the “Sinead And Rick’s Must Reads” lists 4 times a year with writer Sinead Moriarty.

 

Rick has been a curator of the Waterford Writers Weekend and was one of the judges for the 2018 Costa Book Awards in the UK.

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Jan Carson

Jan Carson is a writer and community arts facilitator based in East Belfast. She has a novel, Malcolm Orange Disappears and short story collection, Children’s Children, (Liberties Press), a micro-fiction collection, Postcard Stories (Emma Press). Her novel The Fire Starters was published by Doubleday in April 2019.

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Ian Maleney

Ian Maleney is a writer and journalist, living in Dublin. He works as online editor for The Stinging Fly, and edits and designs work published on Fallow Media. Minor Monuments is his debut. 

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