8.00pm Friday 1st March Ardán na hÉigse Aifric Mac Aodha, author of Foreign News (The Gallery Press, 2017) will be reading at Éigse an Spidéil this Friday, 1st March at 8pm as part of a night of poets and composers with Floriane Blancke.
Archives for February 2019
February’s Poem of the Month is ‘Valentine’ by Frank McGuinness Valentine I gave my love my life to wear. He braided it into his hair. And with a comb of honey steel, I tasted him, I touched his skin. But life is ﬂeeting as the wind, Sweet love rotates, a turning wheel. Above his grave, […]
Wonderful to see two of the Gallery Press’s poets on this year’s Irish Times Poetry Now Award shortlist. The six poets who have been shortlisted for The Irish Times Poetry Now award are Derek Mahon, Against the Clock (The Gallery Press), Eva Bourke, Seeing Yellow (Dedalus Press); Ailbhe Darcy, Insistence (Bloodaxe); Martina Evans, Now We […]
MCD in association with Verdant & Glenaduff Productions presents The Night Joe Dolan’s Car Broke Down (Gallery Books, 2018) by Padraic McIntyre at The Olympia Theatre Monday 11th February (preview) to Saturday 16th February 2019 **Tickets onsale NOW** The hit music & comedy show The Night Joe Dolan’s Car Broke Down is returning to The Olympia Theatre from February 11th to 16th (including a […]