13-16 June 2024

Rick O’Shea


Rick O’Shea is a broadcaster with RTE – currently on weekdays on RTE Gold. He was previously a presenter on RTE2FM and of The Book Show on RTE Radio 1.

He writes a weekly books column for the Irish Independent, runs Ireland’s largest book club – The Rick O’Shea Book Club on Facebook, and hosts and curates public author interviews at festivals.

Rick is also a literary curator for the annual UCD Festival, a national patron of Epilepsy Ireland, and a board member of Fighting Words NI in Belfast.

He’s a former judge of the Costa Book Awards, Dalkey Literary Awards, Dublin Fringe Festival, and a previous curator of Waterford Writers Weekend.

All sessions by Rick O’Shea

Glorious Exploits with Ferdia Lennon

15 Jun 2024
Masonic Lodge

Hagstone: Sinéad Gleeson

15 Jun 2024
Heritage Centre

Claire Keegan in Conversation

15 Jun 2024
Cuala GAA