Belfast Book Festival

The Crescent is a hub for Festivals and a platform for showcasing talent, ideas and conversations. Throughout the year we host some stellar conversations highlighting new work by both established and debut talent.

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Mairtín Crawford Awards

The shortlisted and placed entrances of the 2021 Awards for Short Story and Poetry has been revealed. Many congratulations to all those who submitted work. 

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Book Festival Highlights

Online via Zoom
Other / Poetry

Of Mouth: Lorna Shaughnessy and Colette Ní Ghallchóir

This December join us for this online event as we welcome to The Crescent Ruth Carr and Natasha Cudd
Tuesday 07 December 2021
7:30 PM
Online via Zoom
In-person at The Crescent
7th June / Poetry

Purely Poetry Open Mic Night

Join Poetry NI and The Crescent as we present Purely Poetry Open Mic Night.  
Friday 10 December 2021
6:30 PM

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