Our Responsibility At Litfest17, The Grainstore will be transformed into an exciting auditorium staging a thought-provoking and inspiring series of short talks and presentations, giving us the most up to the minute news of what’s happening in the world of food and drinks.
By gathering an interesting and dynamic pool of writers, experts, authorities and interested parties from at home and abroad, the festival will focus our minds and thoughts on “Our Responsibility” These presentations will be broken into four sessions over the weekend - Saturday morning, Saturday afternoon, Sunday morning and Sunday afternoon.
Tickets for the half-day sessions will be priced at €50 each or €90 for a full-day. A two day weekend ticket will cost €170. The full ‘Our Responsibility’ programme will be released before tickets go on sale on 9th January. Date: Saturday 20th May Time: 14.30 - 17.30 Venue: Grainstore Price: €50
Saturday 20th May
14.45-15.00 Nutrition – Really? Joanna Blythman, investigative food journalist.
15.05-15.20 The Joy of Cooking- Margot Henderson, Rory O’Connell
15.25-15.40 Diet, Stress and Mental Health – Professor Ted Dinan, University College Cork
15.45-16.00 Reading, Short Film, Happening
16.05-16.20 Questions and Answers
16.20-16.50 Afternoon Tea
16.50-17.05 Claudia Roden – ‘Every Cuisine Tells a Story‘
17.10-17.25 Samin Nosrat –The Journey from Alice Waters to Michael Pollan
17.30-17.45 Reading, Short Film, Happening
17.50-18.05 Questions and Answers