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.
Date: Sunday 21st May
Time: 14.30 - 17.30
Sunday 21st May
14.45-15.00 Chef’s Table on Netflix – A phenomenon Brian McGinn executive producer and director explains
15.05-15.20 Terrifying Kitchens – Robin Gill from The Dairy talks respect and responsibility
15.25-15.40 The Diet of Champions with Derval O’Rourke
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 To Eat is a Political Statement: EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, Vytenis Andriukaitis
17.10-17.35 Reading, Short Film, Happening
17.40 - 18.15 One Third - Conclusions: Joanna Blythman, Rory O’Connell, Christian Puglisi, Ellie Kiysombe and Severine Von Tsharner Fleming