THE FORMER Fine Gael Galway West TD Pádraic McCormack will read at the Over The Edge: Open Reading in the Galway City Library on Thursday November 21 at 6.30pm.
Pádraic McCormack represented Galway West from 1989 to 2011 and was twice chairman of the Fine Gael Parliamentary Party. Her also served on the Galway city and county councils and as Mayor of Galway City.
He has recently published his memoir The Rocky Road To The Dáil - politics from the inside and is planning to publish a book of short stories, some of which he will read at Over The Edge.
Also reading is Niamh Boyce, winner of the Hennessy XO New Irish Writer of the Year in 2012, and whose debut novel The Herbalist was published by Penguin this year; and Audrey Dinneen.
There will be an open-mic after the featured readers. New readers are always welcome. The MC will be Susan Millar DuMars. For more information contact 087 - 6431748.