Forthcoming Events at Curious Fox

(Further Details Below)

A Selection of Past Events are also detailed below. Click here to jump to Past Events.

  • Speak, Memory

    Book Club

    Join us to discuss the memoir "Speak, Memory" by Vladimir Nabokov, first published in 1951.Postponed / cancelled. More

  • Oval

    Book Club

    Join us to discuss the novel "Oval" by Elvia Wilk, published in 2019. More

  • A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

    Book Club

    Join us to discuss the book "A Little Life" by Hanya Yanagihara. Read the Guardian review here.

Book Club

Every 3rd Thursday of the Month, 7.30pm
The location for the next Book Club meeting is still to-be-confirmed. We are hoping to find a suitable location for a socially distant and preferable outdoors meetings. We will update the website and social media as soon as we find something.

We will discuss Speak, Memory by Vladimir Nabokov.

We have postponed / cancelled this book club meeting due to the lack of a suitable meeting place and the change in Corona numbers and measures in the last week.

We hope to be able to resume the Book Club in some fashion soon.

Past Events

The following are a selection of past events at Curious Fox

Ireland in Frame - Photography Exhibition Trail
Friday 18 September to Friday 02 October, 2020
Ireland in Frame was a street photography exhibition trail, presented by The Embassy of Ireland, Berlin in cooperatin with 6 Irish-owned businesses in Berlin.

B&W photograph of man in a hat, walking in a urban landscape.
Photograph by Eamonn Doyle

The first exhibition trail of it's kind, with select works of 6 talented street photographers, showing a rich and varied spectrum of real life in Ireland.

Featuring works from Eamonn Doyle, Laura Jean Zito, Kenneth O'Halloran, Birte Kaufmann, Lorcan Finnegan, and Jeanette Lowe.

The exhibition was displayed on high definition screens from the shop windows out to the streets serving as a portal to help satisfy wanderlust.

Visit for more details and to view the online exhibition.

Prints of the various photos are availabe from Hen's Teeth.

The works of Laura Jean Zito with Haiku by Gabriel Rosenstock were exhibited at Curious Fox.

Photograph of boy cycling past man with wheelbarrow in rural Ireland

Isn't Everything Poetry?

Every 1st Tuesday of the Month
Postponed until further notice.
February 4th 2014 to March 5th 2020 and nearly every month in between.
"Isn't Everything Poetry?" is a monthly event featuring poets, authors and spoken-word performers & an open mic.

Previous guests at Isn't Everything Poetry? include A. E. Sadeghipour, Adam Flint, Alex Bodea, Alistair Noon, Amanda Hohenberg, Andrew Shields, Bernadette Geyer, Camilla Nelson, Candice Nembhard, Catherine Hales, Craig Teatime, Dean Browne, Demi Anter, Donna Stonecipher, Dusty-Anne Rhodes, Elly Jarvis, Emeka Ene, Golnoosh Nour, Gorjeoux, Grace Evangeline Holme, Hamza Beg, Hannah Goldstein, Ida Loggert, Ilia Kitup, Jaiksana Amarüda José, James Coon, Jane Flett, Jason Francis Mc Gimsey, Jenny Browne, Jeremy Whitehurst, Jeroen Nieuwland, Joel Scott, Julia Bell, Julia Groom, Julian Clyne, Kate McNaughton, Ken Shakin, Laila Zaidi Touis, Leigh Sauerwein, Marcus O'Shea, Mark Tardi, Michael Haeflinger, Michael Lederer, Musa Okwonga, Nicola Goldberg, Nisha Bhakoo , Peter Bakowski, Peter Hughes, Phil Smith, Philip Henderson, Priscilla Bergey, Rasp Thorne, Rhianna Ilube, Robert Stastny, Ron Edward, Rose Warner Miles, Rosie Allabarton, Sam Davis, Sam Langer, Sarah McKee, Seth Nunez, Síofra McSherry, Sister Chain, Struart Braun, Subhashini Kaligotla, Turlach O Broin, Vijay Khurana.

We are extremely grateful to the above for their contribution to Isn't Everything Poetry? & to what helps to make running an independent bookshop fun and worthwhile. We look forward to a time post-Corona when we can welcome poets and writers and an audience back to Curious Fox.

Quiz Night

Every 3rd Tuesday of the Month
Postponed until further notice.
Quiz Night follows the traditional table quiz or pub quiz format popular in the British Isles. There are rounds of questions on varying subjects including Current Affairs, Arts & Literature, Science & Nature, Film & TV, Music & our infamous rapid-fire buzzer-round where participants are encouraged to bring their own buzzer (something handheld that makes a unique noise). There is 2 Euro charge per person with a cash prize for the winning team.

Quiz Night will return to our schedule when it is safe & legal to gather together indoors again.