Tag Archives: Jamie O’Connell

Dublin Book Festival 14-17 Nov 2013

November 9, 2013 | by jamie
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Dublin Book Festival launches on 14th November with playwright Frank McGuinness in conversation with Sean Rocks from RTE Radio 1 Arena. The Dublin Book Festival is one of Ireland’s most successful and vibrant book festivals, running since June 2005. The annual public Festival showcases, supports and develops Irish Publishing by programming, publicising and selling Irish […]

Interview on Reading Lives

May 2, 2013 | by jamie
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(Interview published on http://rereadinglives.blogspot.ie/2013/04/jamie-oconnell-question-and-answer.html on 27 April 2013. Interview by Mel U) As this is irish Short Story Month year III, please tell us who some short story writers you find yourself often returning to are? Do you have anything like a favorite short story? Who are some contemporary short story writers you admire? The […]

Fairleigh Dickinson University Reading (NY)

April 16, 2013 | by jamie
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Fairleigh Dickinson University Reading Spring 2013 DATE: 05 April 2013 Time: 4.00pm Location: Fairleigh Dickinson University, New York

Dublin Book Festival 2012

November 15, 2012 | by jamie
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PRESS RELEASE The Dublin Book Festival begins today, Tuesday 13th November, in Dublin with travel writer Dervla Murphy in an event titled Inspiring Lives, Inspiring Stories. The festival runs throughout the week until Sunday 18th November and will include a huge variety of writers, artists, and presenters in a lively selection of debates, workshops, readings […]

Cork Pride Festival 2012 Reading

July 31, 2012 | by jamie
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Bradshaw Books – Tigh Filí is delighted that Cork writer Jamie O’Connell is to read at Cork Gay Pride Festival 2012. His collection Some Sort of Beauty deals directly with issues of sexuality, making it a perfect match for this year’s festivities. The reading is at 12pm (noon) in The Other Place on Saturday 4 […]

Meeting President Higgins (Aras an Uachtarain)

May 15, 2012 | by jamie
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Jamie O’Connell, along with a delegation of young writers from Bradshaw Books – Tigh Filí traveled to Aras an Uachtarain on 10 May 2012, meeting with the president and presenting him with a copy of Some Sort of Beauty.