A weekend pass is available to attend all events for €35 (great value with a discount of €30 compared to individually booking)
Friday 11 November
Fri 11 Nov. 7:00pm
Venue: The Model, Sligo
Launch of The Collected Poetry of Leland Bardwell from Salmon Poetry.
Fri. 11 Nov. 8:00pm
Opening event: introductions, readings from authors and poets.Music: Paul Roe, clarinets, performing A fine example of how (not) to live, an original soundscape by John McLachlan.
Saturday 12 November
Sat. 12 Nov. 11am
A selection of artists discuss links to Leland’s life and work.
Sat. 12 Nov. 12pm
The Heart and the Arrow By Leland Bardwell: new stories and a novella, Doire Press.
Sat. 12 Nov. 2 pm
Sé Merry Doyle's short film excerpt showing readings by Leland Bardwell and Dermot Healy.
Sat. 12 Nov. 2:30pm
Open panel discussion: An appraisal of the work of Leland Bardwell, her ongoing
relevance and her literary legacy. With Brian Leyden, Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin and
Sat. 12 Nov. 4:30pm
Poetry: Vincent Woods, Prose: Molly McCloskey and Brian Leyden
Sat. 12 Nov. 7pm
Burn by Libby Hart from Lepus Print. Also features My Name Suspended in the Air by Leland Bardwell and Mary Branley's A Pinch of Snow in a Black Velvet Glove. Includes a reception.
Sat. 12 Nov. 8pm
Readings. Poetry: Mary Branley, Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin Prose: Evelyn Conlon
Sunday 13 November
Sun. 13 Nov. 11am
Open discussion with Sean Golden, David Clare and Molly McCloskey
Sun. 13 Nov. 1pm
Kimberly Campanello, Annemarie Ní Churreáin & Victoria Kennefick read new responses to Lelend’s work.