Irish Crime Fiction Festival – 22nd – 23rd Nov – TCD


Yes, another chance to find out ‘who dunnit’ in Trinity college this weekend, with the best and brightest of Irish and International Crime writers, with many events free!

Full details can be found on their website here.

Friday 22 November (free tickets)

Trinity Long Room Hub, Trinity College

7.00pm-8.30pm: ‘A Short Introduction to Crime Fiction: Why We Write It, How We Write It, and Why We Read It’, featuring Trinity College alumni.

Introduction: Corman Ó Cuilleanáin a.k.a. Cormac Millar

Panelists: Jane Casey, John Connolly, Alan Glynn, Declan Hughes, and Eoin McNamee.

Saturday 23 November (free tickets for daytime events)

J.M. Synge Theatre, Arts Building, Trinity College

10.00am-11.15am: ‘Historical Crime Fiction’.

Panelists: Conor Brady, Kevin McCarthy, Eoin McNamee (chair), Stuart Neville, and Michael Russell.

11.30am-12.45am: ‘Irish Crime Fiction Abroad’.

Panelists: Declan Burke (chair), Jane Casey, John Connolly, Conor Fitzgerald, Alan Glynn, Arlene Hunt.

12.45pm-1.30pm: lunch

1.30-3.30pm: Surprise Film Screening

3.45pm-5pm: ‘Crime Fiction and Contemporary Ireland’.

Panelists: Paul Charles, Declan Hughes, Gene Kerrigan, Brian McGilloway (chair), Niamh O’Connor, Louise Phillips.

Saturday 23 November, Closing Event

6pm (doors open 5.30), Public Theatre, Trinity College (€6 tickets)

‘An Evening With Michael Connelly’.

The Gods of guilt

Categories: Books, Festivals, Free

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