One enormous advantage to running a conference here in Limerick is the wealth of local expertise to draw on.From song to visual arts, from novel-writing to story-telling, from psychogeography to drama, from film to zombies, there's an expert on hand to advise.
For this project the main directors are Tracy Fahey and Maria Beville
Other collaborators and event directors pictured left are :
Deirdre Flynn - Academic and diirector of theatrical performance
Anne Culhane - Historian, storyteller and director of storytelling and street events
Gemma Mawdsley - Horror writer and director of creative writing workshops
Hannah Fahey - Singer, director of Sionna and co-ordinator of music element of programme
Paul Tarpey - Visual artist, academic and director of psychogeographical walk
John Byrne - Film critic and director of film programme
Rene Hedegaard Nielsen - co-ordinator of Monster Making workshops with Fantasy Fabrikken
Mike McLoughlinn - director of Outbreak! Zombie FestivalAideen Barry, Tracy Fahey - selectors of 'Recurrence'
Tracy Fahey,Martina Cleary - curators of 'Transmigrators'
Maria Beville, co-ordinator of 'Locating the Gothic' exhibition.