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June 2021

Feminist Giant & The Strand Present: A Pride Panel of LGBTQIA authors

June 25, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
online

Join us for a virtual Pride event with authors, Mona Eltahawy, Zaina Arafat, Zeyn Joukhadar, Hasan Namir, and Randa Jarrar. Join us for a special pride event as Mona Eltahawy (author of The Seven Necessary Sins for Women and Girls ) convenes a panel of LGBTQIA authors from the Middle East, North Africa and of Arab descent to discuss writing between identities. Produced with the Feminist Giant. In Zaina Arafat’s debut novel, You Exist Too Much a young Palestinian-American woman…

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Bradford Literature Festival: Mona Eltahawy

June 27, 2021 @ 9:00 am
online

Join writer Mona Eltahawy for an inspiring discussion of her bold and uncompromising feminist manifesto, The Seven Necessary Sins for Women and Girls. Drawing on the energy behind the #MeToo movement, Eltahawy takes the ‘seven necessary sins’ women and girls are not supposed to commit and transforms them into a call to arms in the fight against the patriarchy. Incorporating stories from marginalised women around the world, this event invites you to draw on your inner fury and start to…

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Cork Midsummer Festival: A Ghost In The Throat – A Live Reading with Doireann Ní Ghríofa

June 27, 2021 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
online
€15 – €20

Drawing on the award-winning book A Ghost in the Throat, Doireann Ní Ghríofa presents a live reading with accompanying visuals by filmmaker Tadhg O'Sullivan and a soundscape by composer Linda Buckley. The reading will be broadcast from The Everyman stage.

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July 2021

Sophie White x Golden Hare Books

July 7, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
online
corpsing by Sophie white book cover

Join Golden Hare Books for an evening with Sophie White as she discusses her essay collection Corpsing: My Body and Other Horror Shows in this exclusive online event chaired by Marbles magazine editor Kirstyn Smith.

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October 2022

Book Launch: Where I End by Sophie White

October 19 @ 6:30 pm
Hodges Figgis, 56-58 Dawson St
Dublin, Dublin 2 D2 Ireland
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Free

We are delighted to be launching Sophie's stunning new novel in Hodges Figgis on 19th October at 6.30pm. Where I End is a story about Aoileann, an isolated teenager caring for her bedridden mother on an island sparsely populated by unfriendly and suspicious residents. One day, Rachel and her newborn baby come to the island, and Aoileann at last finds a way to feed her desperate appetite for love. It’s been described as ‘Beautiful and strange’ by Louise O’Neill, and ‘A deeply creepy, compelling novel’…

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Sophie White at Dublin Creep Dive Event

October 25 @ 7:30 pm
€20

Where I End is a story about Aoileann, an isolated teenager caring for her bedridden mother on an island sparsely populated by unfriendly and suspicious residents. One day, Rachel and her newborn baby come to the island, and Aoileann at last finds a way to feed her desperate appetite for love. It’s been described as ‘Beautiful and strange’ by Louise O’Neill, and ‘A deeply creepy, compelling novel’ by John Connolly.  

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Sophie White in conversation with Mike McCormack at Kennys Bookshop

October 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Kennys Bookshop, Liosban Business Park, Tuam Rd
Galway, Galway H91 N5P8 Ireland
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Free

Join bestselling Irish author and podcaster Sophie White at Kennys Bookshop, Galway on October 27th at 6.00pm, as she is joined in conversation by Mike McCormack to celebrate the launch of her new novel, Where I End. This event is ticketed but spaces are limited. Tickets are free.

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Sophie White at Haunted Hibernia, Carlow

October 28 - October 29
Carlow College, St Patrick's, College Street
Carlow, Carlow Ireland
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Conjuring the Contemporary Irish Gothic Conference 2022 Keynote Speakers: Dr Sorcha Ní Fhlainn (Manchester Metropolitan University) and Dr Linnie Blake (Manchester Metropolitan University)   Special Guests: Sophie White (Where I End, 2022 & Corpsing: My Body and Other Horror Shows, 2021) Noelle Brown (Postscript, 2013) Vukashin Nedeljkovic (AsylumArchive.com) Free and open to the public.

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November 2022

Goldmiths Winner Announced

November 10 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
online

A massive Tramp Press CONGRATULATIONS to Sara Baume on being shortlisted for the 2022 Goldsmiths Prize for her latest novel Seven Steeples. The Goldsmiths Prize celebrates fiction that breaks the mould or extends the possibilities of the novel. It was won in 2016 by our own Mike McCormack, and this is the second time Sara has been shortlisted. You can pick up a copy from Kennys, The Gutter Bookshop, Dubray, Foyles or your local bookseller! ‘A triumph’ – Olivia Sudjic ‘That is the magic and the brilliance of this haunting,…

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Louise O’Neill and Sophie White in conversation with Aoife Martin

November 11 @ 6:30 pm
Townhall, 1WML, Windmill Quarter, Townhall
Dublin, D02 F206 Ireland
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€16.87

This Dublin Book Festival event will be a fun-filled evening of cocktails/bubbles and chat as authors Louise O’Neill and Sophie White are in conversation with columnist Aoife Martin in the lovely surrounds of the Townhall at 1WML. Idol (Bantam Press) by Louise O’Neill is a dark, compulsive and illuminating story about the carefully curated world of online influencers, the subjectivity of memory and the stories we choose to believe. Where I End (Tramp Press) by Sophie White is a deeply…

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