Tuesday, 19th October, 11.00am–12.30pm
In May 2021, Words Ireland surveyed Ireland’s writers, illustrators and literature sector workers for the first time in over a decade. Over 500 people responded. On 19 October, Words Ireland will deliver an online presentation of the headline findings, including information on pay, conditions and diversity in Irish literature. Commentary and contributions will follow from the Arts Council’s Head of Literature, Sarah Bannan, writer Paul McVeigh and New Island Editor Aoife K. Walsh among others.
Places are limited to 100. To attend the Zoom presentation and to be able to ask questions on the day, Register Here. To watch live without registering, visit Words Ireland Youtube channel. at 11.00 am on 19 October.