Episode 4: Tales We Tell Ourselves: Saturday 5thNovember, 11am
CARLO GÉBLER IN CONVERSATION WITH DERMOT BOLGER
Carlo Gébler was born in Dublin in 1954. His most recent books from New Island, include The Wing Orderly’s Tales– a collection of stories told by a prison orderly; The Projectionist– a biography of his father, Ernest Gébler, and The Innocent of Falkland Road, a novel set in the 1960s London of his childhood. His response to the ongoing pandemic has been to re-tell twenty-eight tales from Boccaccio’s Decameron, in a new book, Tales We Tell Ourselves, published in October 2020. A member of Aosdána, he is married with five children and has lived in Enniskillen since 1989.
Music by David Power
Leaves Festival of Writing & Music 2020: ‘Leaves on Air’
Funded by the Arts Office, Laois County Council
Produced & Presented by Dunamaise Arts Centre
Dunamaise Arts Centre gratefully acknowledges funding from Laois County Council and The Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaíon