We’re on a bit of a tour for the next few months! Bad Bridget will feature at some upcoming festivals and venues. We would love to see you along the way! Catch us on the following dates:

19 April: Cúirt 2023 * Sold out *

We’re off to Galway!

As part of the brilliant Cúirt festival 2023, Elaine and Leanne will be in conversation with Nuala O’Connor, alongside Vona Groarke, author of Hereafter. Details here.

25 April: Dundalk IT

Leanne and Elaine are delighted to deliver the Dorothy Macardle Humanities Lecture 2023 at Dundalk IT. Details here.

30 April: Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival * Sold out *

We don’t need to travel too far for this one! It’s Belfast!

Join Elaine and Leanne at St Joseph’s Church on 30 April for a live podcast. With special guests Dr Sophie Cooper, and Catherine Griffin (who featured in Episode 1 of the Bad Bridget podcast). It’s sure to be a good evening with those guests!

5 May: Hobbywhores * Sold out *

Can’t wait for this one!

Elaine and Leanne will be at the Oh Yeah Centre, Belfast #giddyup

23 May: IAPH

We’ll be giving the annual IAPH lecture at the RSAI in Dublin, talking about the development of the Bad Bridget Project and how each of the elements came about.

1 June: Listowel Writers Week 2023 * Sold out *

We’re off to Kerry!

Leanne and Elaine will be speaking about Bad Bridget in Listowel Courthouse on 1 June. What a great venue to talk all things crime and punishment! Book here.

22 June: Hinterland

Join us in Kells for Hindsight @Hinterland. We’re on after Siobhra Aiken (‘The “spiritual wounds” of the Irish Civil War’), and Catriona Crowe (‘A decade of centenaries: a retrospect’). Details here.

27 June: Irish Cultural Centre London

It’s London baby!

Elaine and Leanne hop over to London for a talk at the Irish Cultural Centre in Hammersmith. Details here.

Other confirmed talks include Belfast, Dublin, Hertfordshire, and Notre Dame. Details and dates will be added soon.