Dingle Folk Tales by Luke Eastwood

  • Sub Heading: Book Launch of Dingle Folk Tales
Apr 29 2022

Friday / Dé hAoine

7:00 pm

Venue / Áit

An Díseart, Music Room

The launch of this new collection of folk tales from Luke Eastwood covers the pre-Christian era of magic and mythology right up to Fungie the dolphin, of modern times, with 49 stories from many time periods. This anthology has been compiled over 2 years from local people, ancient books, the Dúchas Schools’ Collection and also exclusive interviews with individuals directly involved in some of the stories – from all over the Dingle peninsula.

Luke is the author of several books, mostly on spirituality. Hie is also a science graduate, horticulturalist and trained druid. He has been particularly involved in environmental activism  since the 1990’s. He currently lives on the Dingle Peninsula.