Thursday, 2 April 2009

Dublin: One City, One Book – Dracula


Now in its fourth year, Dublin: One City, One Book is a project set up to encourage the population of Dublin to read the same book during the month of April each year. The project was instigated to help promote awareness of great home-grown literature and make it more accessible, in a city that has spawned one of the greatest literary heritages in the world.

This year’s selected text is Bram Stoker’s sinister and full blooded classic Dracula, a book that has seized the imagination of countless readers in a vice-like grip throughout the decades, and been adapted for cinema, stage and television more times than Count Dracula has had hot virgin blood… Well, maybe not.

All manner of fiendish Dracula-inspired events will be taking place throughout Dublin city during the month. If you find yourself in the vicinity and feel so inclined - why not check out a few...

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