When: Thursday 13 November, from 6.30pm – 8.15pm
Where: The National Gallery of Ireland, Merrion Square W, Dublin 2
Cost: €10/€7 concession
The Dublin Book Festival opens with an evening celebrating Lines of Vision (Thames and Hudson), a beautifully illustrated anthology published to mark 150 years of the National Gallery of Ireland. The book features new work by fifty-six acclaimed Irish writers. Join Seán Rocks of RTÉ Radio 1’s Arena as he talks to four of the contributing authors – Alex Barclay, Kevin Barry, John Boyne and Donal Ryan – about their stories and the works of art that inspired them. Followed by a wine reception in the National Gallery.