Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council invites applications for a Writer in Residence for the period July 2019 to June 2020. This Writer in Residence is managed by dlr Libraries. The residency is open to writers working in any genre (e.g. fiction, non-fiction, poetry, script-writing, etc). The residency this year will focus on the theme of inclusivity and will have a particular emphasis on creativity for 6-12 year olds.
3 April 2019: call for submissions.
8 May 2019: closing date for receipt of submissions at 12.00 noon.
Week of 20 May: interviews for short-listed applicants.
The residency will begin in July 2019 and last until the end of June 2020.