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 An Intimate Evening with Michael Leunig (Glasgow, UK)

Michael Leunig is a cartoonist and poet, under which guises he displays a lively and incisive philosophical and theological mind, commenting on issues of the day. In this Intimate Evening Michael will talk with Graham Maule about the role of the cartoonist, what invokes him to write poetry and what – as an observer of human affairs – we need to attend to.

The Ground, Iona Community House | 21 Carlton Court, Glasgow, UK | Friday 9 August | 7.30–9.30pm | More Info & Tickets

Pádraig Ó Tuama in conversation with Michael Leunig (Belfast, UK)

Michael Leunig was last in Belfast during a critical time of 'the troubles' in 1981 when hunger striker Bobby Sands died in the notorious Maze Prison. Michael will be reflecting upon that experience with poet and theologian Pádraig Ó Tuama whose work and concerns have focused on the aftermath of these tragic times in Ireland's history.

The Black Box | 18–22 Hill Street, Belfast, UK | Wednesday 14 August | 7.00pm | More Info & Tickets

Greenbelt Festival (Kettering, UK)

Michael Leunig will be presenting multiple events and holding two workshops at the 2019 Greenbelt Festival Wit and Wisdom.

Boughton House | Boughton Park, Geddington, Kettering, UK | 23–26 August | More Info & Tickets