Galway City Library, Hynes Buildings, St. Augustine Street, Galway. H91 R6WF
Jaki McCarrick | Reading at Galway City Library
Jaki McCarrick, Ciaran Ferriter, and Paul Lewis, will read at the Over The Edge: Open Reading in the Galway City Library. McCarrick is a playwright and short story writer. She has won many awards for her work, including the 2005 SCDA National Playwriting Competition for The Mushroom Pickers, and she was the first recipient of the Liverpool Lennon Paper Poetry competition, which she was awarded by Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy. Her short story collection The Scattering was published by Seren in 2013. See her blog at jakiscloudnine.blogspot.ie Ferriter's 'Passing Storm' was first published by the Mayo Advertiser and has proved very popular online. Cork born, Galway based Lewis, has participated in writing workshops with Susan Millar DuMars and Kevin Higgins. There will be an open-mic after the featured readers. New readers are welcome. Admission to the reading is free.