Los Gatos-Listowel Writers Festival
Six Events Hosted at the Friends’ Bookstore
Thursday October 6
Reception for Irish American Bar Association
Immediately followed by a Law Presentation from
Philip Kearny and Frank Shouldice
(Town Council Chamber)
Friday October 7
Readings by poets Jane Clarke and Caroline Bracken
Saturday October 8
Readings by Erica Goss, Los Gatos Poet Laureate Emerita
Bay Area professors.
1:00 p.m. Playwright Matt Spangler on “Staging Intercultural Ireland”
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
3 p.m. Joseph Joseph McBride, discussion of his memoir, The Broken Places