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Kerry County Council has announced the appointments of a writer in residence and a filmmaker in residence.

Documentary director Ciara Hyland is the newly appointed filmmaker in residence and Máire Holmes will be writer in residence.

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Ciara plans on using the role to develop Kerry Storyscene – a digital storytelling project allowing the community to make their own short documentaries exploring the theme of Kerry 1916 – 2016.

Máire hopes to make a radio programme ‘Kerry 1916 to 2016, from Wireless to WiFi’ based on writings produced by the people of Kerry.

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