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There are events for just about every age and interest at the Book Festival, bringing readers and writers together for inspiration, entertainment and discussion. Around 1000 authors appear in over 800 events, including novelists, poets, scientists, sportsmen, illustrators, comics creators, historians, musicians, biographers, Nobel and Booker prize-winners and many more besides.

Paul Muldoon

Poetry for the Head and Heart

Thursday 24 August 3:45pm - 4:45pm

The Times Literary Supplement called Paul Muldoon ‘the most significant English-language poet born since the Second World War’, while Seamus Heaney believed him to be ‘one of the era's true originals’. The reason behind such praise can be found...

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Muldoon's Picnic

Thursday 24 August 9:00pm - 11:00pm

Hosted by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon, this show is described by Muldoon himself as ‘an omnium-gatherum’, by Time Out as a ‘music-and-literature extravaganza’ and by us as a stonkingly good night out! Rarely staged outside New...

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