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Festival 2018 will take place from Friday 2 November to Sunday 4 November in Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, the heart of Ireland’s South-East. TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW!  With a packed programme of special guests, workshops and literary prizes, including four writing awards, Wexford Literary Festival has fast become one of the highlights of the literary calendar.

Speakers and Judges include:

Adele Parks, Liz Nugent, Paul Williams, Andrew Cartmel, Jane Casey, Sinead Gleeson, June Caldwell, Hazel Gaynor, Catherine Ryan Howard, Paul Perry, Carmel Harrington, Shane Dunphy, Dr. Sarah Cleary, Caroline Busher, Elizabeth Whyte, Carol Long, Denis Collins, John Kelly.

Our Writing Awards:

  SUBMISSIONS OPEN: 1 JULY 2018 SUBMISSIONS CLOSE: 1 SEPTEMBER 2018 LONGLIST ANNOUNCEMENT: 15 SEPTEMBER 2018 SHORTLIST ANNOUNCEMENT: 1 OCTOBER 2018

Readers & Writers Day

  Readers and Writers Day, Full Day Ticket We Invited Adele Parks In! The Short Story: Life at a slant with June Caldwell and Sinéad Gleeson Let your imagination fly with Andrew Cartmel, Dr. Sarah Cleary and Caroline Busher How to write a bestselling novel with Carmel Harrington, Catherine Ryan …