Cork City Library

Cork City Library
Cork City Library
Grand Parade

5:30pm - 10:00pm

021 492 4900


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Exhibition / Screening
Literature / Poetry
Music / Performance
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Exhibition: Sound & Vision

Silvio Severino is a multimedia visual artist from south Brazil based in Cork. In this exhibition he explores the relation between music and visual art in pop culture through paper based collage of music album covers and promotional material from bands and artists.

5.30pm – 6.00 pm Oíche Scéalaíochta do Theaghlaigh le Nicole Ní Laochdha

Tá oíche scéalaíochta á reáchtáil do pháistí idir 2-7 bliain. Mairfidh an ócáid seo ar feadh leath uair. Beidh scéalta álainn a léamh i measc na nGael is óige sa tír. Tugaigí libh bhur leabhar is fearr a chairde!

5.30pm – 6.30pm Cork Film Festival Irish Short Film Showcase

Cork Film Festival presents a pop up programme of Irish language short films, with local filmmakers. The short films are selected from Cork Film Festival’s AVA (Audio Visual Access) Short Film Library which offers a catalogue of short film from Cork Film Festival’s past programmes for free year-round. Supported by Oireachtas na Gaeilge, Foras na Gaeilge and the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht/ Tacaithe ag Oireachtas na Gaeilge, Foras na Gaeilge and an Roinn Ealaíon, Oidhreachta, Gnóthaí Réigiúnacha, Tuaithe agus Gaeltachta

6.45pm – 7.15pm: Launch of Feeling the Difference interactive Art Installation

An interactive installation exploring autistic experience by compelling the public to experience the difference between a sensory overloaded world and a sensory environment which may nourish an autistic person. In association with the National Learning Network.

7.30pm – 8.30pm:  Classic Times Theatre presents Dickens’ Women

A celebration of the singular female characters found in Charles Dickens’ works. In his novels Dickens presents a series of unrivalled portraits of women, young and old. From Little Nell to Miss Havisham, these girls and women speak to audiences today, making readers laugh and sometimes cry. With Irene Kelleher and Aisling Uí Laoire. ISL interpreted

8.30pm  Sean Nós Singing le Sorcha de Róiste. Failte roimh cách.

9.00pm: Launch of Gerry Murphy’s Love Poems Chap Book

Join us as the library hosts Munster Literature Centre to launch Southword Editions’ ‘Kissing Maura O’Keefe’ – a chapbook selection of old and new love poems by Cork poet Gerry Murphy. Murphy has published 8 collections of poetry, noted for their political and erotic charge. Come along to listen and discover how irreverence and humour is the hallmark of a quintessential Murphy poem.


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