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Dublin, the capital of Ireland and the fourth UNESCO City of Literature, welcomes you...

04 January to 21 March 2016

Citywide Reading Campaign for Children 2016

The Book of Learning by E.R. Murray is the chosen book for the 2016 Citywide Reading for Children campaign. The aim... See more details

01 to 30 April 2016

Dublin: One City One Book 2016

For the first time Dublin will team up with Belfast for a Two Cities One Book festival as readers in both... See more details

Dublin - The Literary City

Writers in Dublin are not remote figures, out of step with the thrust of 21st century life but are part of the everyday landscape, much valued by Dubliners. read more


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Dublin in the coming times - new writing workshops at Dublin City Libraries 04/02/2016

Have you a story to tell? Want to express yourself on paper? Learn the craft of writing at a library near you!  ‘Dublin in the Coming Times’ [ ... ]

Programme Director for the Dublin Book Festival 17/12/2015

The Dublin Book Festival is hiring for the position of Programme Director. The deadline for applications is 5pm on Wednesday 6th January 2016. Full jo [ ... ]

UNESCO announces new Cities of Literature 15/12/2015

The UNESCO Creative Cities Network has announced the designation of 9 new UNESCO Cities of Literature. The newly designated cities are Baghdad (Iraq), [ ... ]

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