RHIANNA PRATCHETT, the video game scriptwriter for Bioshock, the Overlord series, and the recently rebooted Lara Croft, is coming to Cúirt 2014.
Rhianna, who is also the daughter of esteemed fantasy author Terry Pratchett, will take part in the Cúirt International Festival of Literature’s youth strand, the Cúirt Labs, on Saturday April 12, where she will give a workshop on story telling in video games.
Other guests for the day include Anna McCarthy, lead singer, guitarist, and songwriter of Dott; and novelist Julian Gough. There will be a poetry workshop, breakout sessions offering one-one time with artists and other practitioners, a youth forum, and film screenings.
The Cúirt Labs is for those aged 13 to 18 and will take place in the Galway Arts Centre from 9.45am to 4.30pm. Admission is €10 and includes lunch. To pre-book email firstname.lastname@example.org.