Our Logo is a Celtic Triskele symbol that signifies spirit, mind and body and also depicts power, intellect and love. It was originally designed by local artist and teacher the late Tony O’Callaghan

Listowel Writers’ Week is an internationally

acclaimed literary festival devoted to bringing together

writers and audiences at unique and innovative events in

the historic and intimate surroundings of Listowel County Kerry.

30th May to 3rd of June 2018

Festival Box Office Is Closed for 2017. Planning for 2018 has now begun!

Thanks For Coming To Our Festival!

We loved having you!

Listowel Writers Week and Bord Gais Energy Irish Book Awards are delighted to open the entry for submissions to this year’s

Irish Poem of the Year 2017

Click HERE for full details, submission and Terms & Conditions.

One poem per Poet, Free Entry. Shortlist announced in October and invited to attend the Awards Ceremony.

Closing Date for receipt of ALL entries is Friday 22nd September 2017.

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