The Soundseekers Audio Arts & Cultural Festival 2024

February 21st -March 24th

Alternative narratives brought to you by Refugee, Asylum & Migrant Communities using voice, multimediated spaces and community radio platforms to engage audiences in conversations around identity, belonging and global displacement.

 This project started as part of a PhD Research project conducted by Kathy O’ Hare. The research project was supported by the Irish Research Council and the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland from 2017-2022. In 2023, the project has continued with support from The Arts Council of Ireland and University College Corks SATL Fund.

The Soundseekers Audio Festival 2022 broadcast 29 audio documentaries through a network of 40 wonderful community radio stations in Ireland the UK. We produced 2 podcasts. We produced one Zine.