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Red Line Book Festival 2021 opens up the stage—submissions open

Red Line Book Festival seeks submissions

Red Line Book Festival showcases emerging and established talent on the same platform, and is seeking proposals for its varied and eclectic programme—from poetry to panels, workshops to cross-disciplinary concepts. The festival runs from 11-17 October and the closing date for submissions is Friday 28 May.

Red Line Book festival will run from 11-17 October 2021

The festival provides a platform for emerging and established talents to share their work with new audiences.

The festival invites the following proposals:

  • presenting a workshop/talk on your own particular area of expertise
  • proposing a unique literary event that would successfully integrate with the festival
  • participation/attendance at a reading event with other successful contributors, culminating in a panel discussion
  • submissions may also include proposals for installations and innovative forms of presentation and proposals from writers working in cross-disciplinary contexts.

Applicants can apply online here, and download Terms and Conditions here.

Participation is by invitation only with participants selected by the festival team. The programme presents a high-profile, quality book festival within South Dublin, providing a wide range of events. The festival engages in the exploration of ideas, literature, culture, creativity and imagination, and includes showcasing the best national and emerging contemporary writing. In 2020, the festival hosted 40 online events, attracting 4,300 people.

For more information see The Red Line Book Festival or email info@redlinebookfestival.ie

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