Special Events

2016


Listowel Town Sign

Los Gatos-Listowel Writers Festival

Six Events Hosted at the Friends’ Bookstore

Thursday October 6
6-6:45 p.m.

Reception for Irish American Bar Association
Immediately followed by a Law Presentation from
Philip Kearny and Frank Shouldice
$35
(Town Council Chamber)

Friday October 7
5 p.m.

Readings by poets Jane Clarke and Caroline Bracken
(Free Event)

Saturday October 8
11:30 a.m.

Readings by Erica Goss, Los Gatos Poet Laureate Emerita
(Free Event)

Bay Area professors.
1:00 p.m.  Playwright Matt Spangler on “Staging Intercultural Ireland”
(Free Event)

2 p.m. David Brundage, reading highlights from his book, Irish Nationalists of America, The Politics of Exile, 1798-1998.
Q & A following with local historian Elizabeth Creely
(Free Event)

3 p.m. Joseph Joseph McBride, discussion of  his memoir, The Broken Places
(Free Event)

For full list and costs CLICK HERE.  To sign up for classes, CLICK HERE. Reserve through EventBrite, even for free workshops. 

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