Away with words at the Atlantic Apartotel

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Away with words at the Atlantic Apartotel

Where: Atlantic Apartotel
When: Sun 23 Oct 2022 - Wed 26 Oct 2022
Time: All Day

Address: Main Street, Bundoran, Co. Donegal
Phone: (071) 984 1205



Away with words


October 23-26,  a series of public readings & workshops is being held at the Atlantic Apartotel for a celebration of Irish writing, all free to attend.


  • On Sunday the 23th of October at 8.00pm, Music lecturer & scholar Marc Geagan will talk about his literary journey tracking the local songs and stories in the Northwest.


  • On Monday the 24th of October at 8.30pm we will have Donegal Poet Annmarie Ni Churreain and Corkinian Theo Dorgan reading from their work – Theo is a very well known poet, journalist & critic, and Annmarie is a brilliant young writer, writing in both English & Irish


  • On Tuesday the 25th of October we have a fantastic double-bill;

At 6pm authors Robert Ready and Theo Dorgan will host a workshop on Fintan O’Toole’s book ‘We Don’t Know Ourselves’. This workshop will delve into the themes and style of O’Toole’s work, and will also include a freewriting session to explore what O’Toole’s work might offer aspiring writers.

At 8.30pm that same evening, Irish-American poet Séan Nevin will host an evening with two of Ireland’s best- Paula Meehan, and Chiamaka Enyi-Amadi.


You can register for attendance by simply emailing