Rose George

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Bram Stoker Festival: the Dublin event runs from Friday until Monday. Photograph: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall

The final bank-holiday weekend before we give up the ghost for the year has, happily, plenty of ghostcentric events – and a whole lot more besides, ri(...)

Journalist Rose George in Let’s Talk Crap, a 14-minute video all about the importance of human excrement

The shiniest ideas by the highest profile speakers are usually the TED talks that get watched and shared most across the web; we’ve all seen those tal(...)

Rose George travelled 14,500km – from Felixstowe, in England, to Singapore, via Rotterdam, the Suez Canal and the pirate-infested waters of the Gulf o(...)

Jon McGregor: winner of the 2012 International Impac Dublin Literary Award, he just been named by The Guardian as one of the “top 10 writers to see live”, so now is your chance!  Photograph: Alan Betson

Impac awardwinning author Jon McGregor is participating in Dublin’s annual European Literature Night, on Thursday, May 15th, at 6.30pm, in the Read(...)

Setting sail: a container ship like the one Rose George lived on. Photograph: Tim Rue/Bloomberg

The thought of five weeks at sea, far from the comforts of home, would be daunting for most people. But when Rose George stood at the dockside in Feli(...)