Our DCU virtual book club

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Our DCU Virtual Book Club

DCU Library is delighted to support this fantastic initiative developed by the DCU Cultural Arts Office in partnership with DCU HR and DCU Library.

From February until May 2021, DCU is hosting a virtual monthly book club for our staff community. Below is information on the books, Facebook page and competition. More information here.
Enjoy!

To register your interest in joining Our DCU Virtual Book Club please click here.
 

Kevin Barry

Kevin Barry

FEBRUARY

That Old Country Music by Kevin Barry

Anne Enright

Anne Enright

MARCH 

Actress by Anne Enright
 

Rónán Hession

Rónán Hession

APRIL

Leonard and Hungry Paul by Rónán Hession
    One Dublin One Book Choice 2021
 

 Caoilinn Hughes

Caoilinn Hughes

MAY 

The Wild Laughter by Caoilinn Hughes
 

25th February 2021 at 7:30pm

  • Online interview with author Kevin Barry
    Moderated by Marcella Bannon, Cultural Arts Officer, DCU
    Details to follow

25th March 2021 at 7:30pm

  • Online interview with author Anne Enright 
    Moderated by Sarah Bannan - Head of Literature, Arts Council
    Details to follow

29th April 2021 at 7:30pm

  • Online interview with author Rónán Hession
    Moderated by John McDonough, University Librarian, DCU
    Details to follow

27th May 2021 at 7:30pm

  • Online interview with author Caoilinn Hughes
    Moderated by Derek Hand, Head of School of English, DCU

Our Facebook book club group is a great way to connect with other members and join in on book discussions.

Members only - you can join by clicking here 

DCU Library will be holding monthly competitions open to book club members only.

Competitions now CLOSED 

Our Subject Librarians have compiled a list of interesting articles that explore the diverse benefits of reading.
Some of these links might require logging in with a DCU username and password.