The Civic are delighted to partner in the 7th annual Red Line Book Festival.

Taking place from 8th – 14th October 2018, across South Dublin County in libraries, The Civic, Rua Red Arts Centre, and other venues.

The festival is funded by South Dublin County Council and managed by South Dublin Libraries and Arts. The programme presents a high-profile, quality book festival within South Dublin providing a wide range of events. The festival engages in the exploration of ideas, literature, culture, creativity and imagination, and includes showcasing the best of national and emerging contemporary writing. In 2017, the festival featured 35 events attracting over 3000 people. Previous programmes can be viewed at The Red Line Book Festival is a curated festival. Participation is by invitation only with participants selected by the festival curatorial team. This year we are inviting submissions from writers/poets to submit ideas for events to be taken under consideration for the 2018 Red Line Book Festival.

For more information see here:Expression of Interest Red Line 2018

Applications close on 20th March, 2018