The Nerve is a podcast produced by the English department at Waterford Institute of Technology, each episode brings together staff and students to discuss a range of topics
In the first episode of The Nerve for semester 1 2021/22, Jenny speaks to Lucy Moore of the Write by the Sea Festival which normally takes place in Kilmore Quay, Co Wexford on the last weekend of September each year.
This year, the festival will host the likes of Douglas Kennedy, Christine Dwyer Hickey, Colm Tóibín, Melatu Uche Okorie, Billy O’Callaghan and WIT’s very own Dr. Fiona Ennis.
Lucy discusses community support for the festival, the high quality of entries for the writing competition and storytelling in sitting rooms.
The festival begins on Wednesday, 22 September and tickets can be bought from on the Write by the Sea website.