Kevin Barry and Julian Gough at UCH

Kevin Barry and Julian Gough at UCH

UNIVERSITY CONCERT HALL, 7.30 – 8.45 pm

KEVIN BARRY and JULIAN GOUGH

KEVIN BARRY is one of the most original and internationally acclaimed Irish writers of his generation. Join us for this public reading by multiple award-winning novelist (Beatlebone, City of Bohane) acclaimed short story writer and highly skilled performer of his work. A must for all literature fans.

JULIAN GOUGH, one-time lead singer and songwriter with the band Toasted Heretic, was the holder of UL Creative Writing’s 2017 Writer-in-Residence Fellowship. Winner of the BBC National Short Story prize, tonight Julian returns to UL for a reading that marks the launch of his latest novel Connect, (published May 6th, 2018), a wonderful tour-de-force of storytelling.

Booking at uch.ie

Full details of the UL/Frank McCourt Creative Writing Festival, including bookings, can be found at https://frankmccourt.ulfoundation.com/