Submission Call for the Mairtín Crawford Awards 2019

We are delighted to open the submission window for the 3rd Poetry Award and the 2nd Short Story Award. 

Explore The Festival By Day

Book Festival Highlights

13th June / Music

Beckett into Music

  Musical performance by Benjamin Dwyer, Maya Homburger, Barry Guy & Owen Roe  
Thursday 13 June 2019
8:00 PM
14th June / Fiction

Ian Sansom: The Sussex Murder

   
Friday 14 June 2019
7:30 PM
14th June / Current Affairs

Paul Mason: Clear Bright Future - A Radical Defence of the Human Being

 
Friday 14 June 2019
8:00 PM
15th June / Family

The Belfast Book Festival Family Fun Day

Join us for a Book Adventure!
Saturday 15 June 2019
12:00 PM
15th June / Family

Alex T. Smith Mr Penguin and The Fortress of Secrets

Come along and meet author and illustrator Alex T. Smith and hear about Alex’s latest creati
Saturday 15 June 2019
12:00 PM
15th June / Current Affairs

Mariam Khan: It’s Not About The Burqa

What does it mean, exactly, to be a Muslim woman in the West today? According to the media, it&rs
Saturday 15 June 2019
5:00 PM

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