Wednesday, 7 January 2009
WINNERS & WORKSHOPS
Irish author Sebastian Barry has won the Costa Novel Award category for his novel The Secret Scripture. Congrats to him! More here.
The Western Writers’ Centre in Galway - Ionad Scríbhneoirí Chaitlín Maude, Gallimh - is hosting two literary-media workshops in the Irish language.
Ailbhe Nic Giolla Bhríghde, on the 17th January, runs ‘An Introduction to writing for Television,’. Then on the 31st January, Diarmuid de Faoite runs a workshop on where theatre and television crossover. Fees are €20 per session. Places are limited. Details from the Western Writers' Centre at firstname.lastname@example.org or 091 533594 and 087 2178138.
And it's business as usual at the Irish Writers' Centre in Dublin. They have announced their spring 2009 workshops, featuring John Boyne, Cormac Millar and Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill as tutors.