The May Over The Edge: Open Reading, the final such event before the summer break, takes place in the Galway City Library on Thursday May 31 at 6.30pm.
The featured readers are Adam White, Bernie Ashe, and 2011 Over The Edge New Writer of The Year competition winner Eimear Ryan.
Eimear Ryan’s fiction has appeared in The Irish Times, The Stinging Fly, New Irish Writing, Necessary Fiction, and Horizon Review. She was the winner of the Sean Dunne Young Writers’ Award 2011 and the Hennessy Award for First Fiction 2009. She is currently writing a novel.
County Cork’s Adam White was among the prize winners at the 2011 Cúirt Festival Poetry Grand Slam and has read his poems at The Electric Picnic. Adam’s debut collection of poems is forthcoming from Doire Press.
Galwegian Bernie Ashe writes poetry on themes of relationships and nature.
There will be an open-mic after the featured readers have finished. New readers are always welcome. The MC will be Susan Millar DuMars. For more information contact 087 - 6431748.