Iron Mountain Festival, Carrick on Shannon, Leitrim. Fri 6th to Sun 8th Oct. 2017

Iron Mountain Festival, Carrick on Shannon, Leitrim. Fri 6th to Sun 8th Oct. 2017

 

Celebrated American writer and folklorist Henry Glassie, King of the Castle author Eugene McCabe and Ireland Professor of Poetry Eileán Ní Chuilleanáin are among those taking part in the second Iron Mountain Literature Festival in Leitrim in October.

 

Themes of place, migration and history will be to the fore in a gathering of writers, activists and musicians – novelist Pat McCabe, migrant rights campaigner Bernadette Devlin McAliskey and London Imam and sean-nós singer Muhammad Al-Hussaini  among the participants at the festival in Carrick-on-Shannon.

The Iron Mountain Literature Festival takes place in Leitrim from Friday 6th to Sunday 8th October.

 

For further information and to book contact the Dock on 071 96 50828 or go to www.ironmountainfestival.ie.

 

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