Submissions Open for the Capital Irish Film Festival 2017
Festival moves to AFI Silver Theatre
The 11th Capital Irish Film Festival (CIFF) will run from March 2 through 5, 2017. CIFF 2017 joins other prestigious D.C.-area film festivals in making its home at the American Film Institute’s Silver Theatre and Cultural Center in downtown Silver Spring, MD.
Submissions are free and can be registered online (click on this link) through Sept. 30, 2016. For details visit the Film Page.
BogBoy by Deirdre Kinahan
(Author of Wild Sky)
Monday, August 15, 7 pm
Location: Kelly's Irish Times, 14 F Street NW
(Union Station Metro)
The Solas Nua Book Club meets on the 2nd Monday - 7 pm
Newcomers always welcome. Happy hour until 7 pm!
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Our 2016 books are listed on the Book Club page under Literature or by clicking here.
- July 11: Caitrioina Lally, Eggshells (An excerpt is in Here's the Story download below)
- August 8: Belinda McKeon, Tender (rescheduled from March)
Of special interest:
The Attic Sessions: a new and interesting podcast series focusing on contemporary writers and poets.
Listen to a conversation with Lia Mills here.