Ciara Ní É

Spoken word artist, Activist, and Broadcaster

Ciara  É is spoken word artist, activist, and broadcaster who writes and performs bilingually. She is DCU’s Writer in Residence 2020, and an Irish Writers Centre ambassador.

Ciara is the founder of REIC, a monthly multilingual spoken word event. She has performed across Ireland and internationally in New York, London, Brussels, and Sweden. Her work has been published in a variety of journals including Icarus and Comhar and she is a recipient of the Cill Rialaig Residency through Listowel Writers’ Week. She is a cofounder of LGBTQ+ arts collective Aerach.Aiteach.Gaelach, and her first project with the group was selected for The Abbey Theatre’s 5×5 2020. Her first collection is forthcoming. 

Ciara Ní É’s YA BookFest event is available here on Wednesday 25th November 2020 at 9.00am.

Picture of bilingual spoken word artist Ciara Ní É