Institut Ramon LLull




Eduard Màrquez at Cúirt International Festival of Literature

Literature.  Galway, Ireland,  26/04/2018

Eduard Márquez, Catalan writer and the author of poetry books, children's stories, tales and novels, will participate in the event World Perspectives: Eduard Màrquez, Norbert Gstrein, and Hédi Kaddour on 26 April at 6pm as part of Cúirt International Festival of Literature in Galway, Ireland. This event is presented in association with the Institut Ramon Llull for Catalan Language and Cultureand the French Embassy of Ireland.


The events will be chaired by by Dr. Kate Quinn, Lecturer with the School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures at NUI Galway.

Tickets: €10 / €8 concession

To book your tickets, please visit this page.

Eduard Márquez is a Catalan writer and the author of poetry books, children’s stories, tales and novels. He lives in Barcelona and is professor of Creative Writing at the Escola d’Escriptura de l’Ateneu Barcelonès. Brandes’ Decision won three awards (2005 Octavi Pellissa Prize, 2006 Catalan Critics Prize and 2007 Qwerty Prize).

Norbert Gstrein, was born in the Tyrol, Austria, in 1961. He studied mathematics in Innsbruck and at Stanford, California. He is the author of the novels The English Years, Winters in the South and A Sense of the Beginning. His novels have been translated into more than a dozen languages. He lives in Hamburg, Germany. 

Hédi Kaddour is a French novelist and teaches creative writing at the Gallimard literary workshop in Paris. His rst novel Waltenberg (Gallimard, 2005) was awarded the Prix Goncourt du Premier Roman and his last Les Prépondérants (Gallimard, 2015) the Grand Prix du Roman de l’Académie-Française.


April 26 2018


Price: 10€

Venue: Town House Theatre, Galway Ireland


A consortium of:

Generalitat de CatalunyaGovern Illes BalearsAjuntament de Barcelona

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