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Say What You Pay

Say What You Pay

LWW is currently funded by the Arts Council and commits to upholding its Paying the Artist policy. -We pay authors €250 for “in conversation” events We are upfront about the fees from the first email or phone call regrading an offer of work. We respect every artist’s...

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Programme Curator for Listowel Writers’ Week 2023

Programme Curator for Listowel Writers’ Week 2023

The Board of Listowel Writers’ Week wishes to engage the services of a programme curator, on a contract for services basis, to devise a literary programme of quality, ambition, and diversity for our 2024 festival which takes place from 29th of May to the 02nd of June...

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Listowel Writers’ Week Competition Winners 2023

Listowel Writers’ Week Competition Winners 2023

Kerry Group Novel of the Year Award 2023 – Kindly sponsored by Kerry Group PLC Winner: The Amusements by Aingeala Flannery Shortlisted: The Colony by Audrey Magee The Geometer Lobachevsky by Adrian Duncan Trespasses by Louise...

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Pigott Poetry Prize Shortlist Announced

Pigott Poetry Prize Shortlist Announced

We are pleased to announce that three poetry books have been shortlisted for the 2023 Pigott Poetry Prize. This prize is Ireland’s largest monetary prize for a poetry collection with the winner being awarded €12,000, and the two shortlisted finalists each receiving...

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