A Welcome from Director, Sasha de Buyl
Fáilte roimhaibh chuig Cúirt 2021!
Níl ach bhliain amháin thart ónár bhféile dheireanach,
ach tá gach rud athraithe go mór.
It’s hard to overstate how much has changed in the past twelve months, but what has been heartening for many, through isolation and immeasurable loss, is how much literature has endured as a source of comfort, joy, solace and celebration.
Building on what we achieved in 2020, this year brings a hybrid programme of events, broadcast live from Galway and recorded at the beautiful grounds of Ashford Castle – as well as some world class writers from distant shores.
Over five action-packed days, we hope you’ll fill your homes with brilliant stories and fascinating perspectives, and continue the conversations we started in our online festival community.
Our programme this year reflects the diversity of our changing world and the wealth of international and Irish writing talent that we’ve been lucky enough to read this past year. Many...