Events and Readings


Cirque Fashion Show art exhibition, The Arcadia, Portrush, Saturday 30 July, 7.30pm. With Claire Savage Editorial. Poetry Reading.

Belfast Book Festival 16: NORTHERN LIGHTS, Friday 17th June, 8.00pm, Crescent Arts, Belfast. With Publishing Ireland.

Belfast Book Festival 16: NOIR AT THE BAR, Wednesday 15th June, 8.30pm, Tickets £6 / £4 at Errigle Inn. Curated by Gerard Brennan. Join Colin Bateman, Stuart Neville, Steve Cavanagh, Kelly Creighton and Gerard Brennan as they trade harsh words for hard liquor.

Reading and talk at Newtownards Library, 6.30pm – 7.30 pm, Monday 6 June.

A Trio of Crime Writers – Brian McGilloway, Kelly Creighton and Jason Johnson – 30 April 2016. Banbridge Library, 2.30pm – 4:00pm.

Reading and talk at Comber Library, 11 am – 12pm, Thursday 3 March.

Women Aloud, Bangor. North Down Museum Café7pm-9pm,  8 March. Join us for an evening of readings by Kelly Creighton, Stephanie Conn, Lesley Allen, Olive Broderick, Rachel Barber, Paula Matthews, Moyra Donaldson, Helen Hastings and Wilma Kenny.

Reading and talk at Portstewart Library, 1 February, 11.30 – 12.30.

13 November, 12.10pm, Boys’ School, Smock Alley, Dublin. Dublin Book Festival. Lunchtime Readings: Ireland’s Fresh Noir Voices. Kelly Creighton, Gerard Lee, Jane Talbot and Alan Walsh.

27 September 2015, 7.00pm, Redeemer Central, Belfast. Belfast Baby Day –  We Remember Bedrooms,  curated by Jan Carson.

27 September 2015, 2.30pm,  Featured poet. Poems on a SundayDown Arts Centre,  Downpatrick.

23 September 2015, 6pm, Aspects Literary Festival,  Bangor. Crime panel with Jason Johnson.

20 September 2015, 2pm, The Green Room, Black Box, Belfast, Launch of issue 6 of The Incubator.

27 August 2015, 7.30pm, Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast.  Poetry NI: Summer Reading. £4.

26th June 2015, 6.30pm, Catalyst Arts, Belfast. Liberties Press –  Bring Your Own Stories  & Launch of Jason Johnson’s ‘Aloysius Tempo’.

14th June 2015, 2pm, The Green Room, Black Box, Belfast. Launch of issue 5 of The Incubator.

11th June 2015, 1 pm, Ulster Hall – Kelly Creighton in conversation. Literary Lunchtimes.

4th June 2015, 6.30pm, No Alibis, Belfast – Launch of The Bones of It.

14th May 2015, 3pm – 5.30pm, Linen Hall Library – Writers on Writers: Success Stories: How to get your short stories published.