Aifric Mac Aodha, John McAuliffe and Paul Perry will take part in O, Miami Poetry Festival (in partnership with The Betsy Hotel and presented by Poetry Ireland and Culture Ireland) on Sunday 21st April. 7.30pm Sunday, 21 April 2019 The Betsy Hotel’s B Bar South Beach Miami www.omiami.org/events/2019/3/16/three-irish-poets Aifric Mac Aodha was born in […]
Archives for April 2019
‘I have managed to keep . . . ‘ by Michael Hartnett is April’s Poem of the Month ‘I have managed to keep . . .’ I have managed to keep hysteria at arm’s length; I have managed to sleep, and wake with a partial strength undone at the ﬁrst door I knock on that very […]
As a legacy to the Francis Ledwidge Centenary (1917-2017) Meath County Council Cultural Services (supported by Creative Ireland) announced the Francis Ledwidge Award last year and we congratulate Michelle O’Sullivan on being its inaugural recipient. The Gallery Press has published three titles by Michelle — the most recent, This One High Field, was published in October 2018.
Join Dr Ciara Kelly as she interviews Arnold Thomas Fanning & Marina Carr on what it is like to craft such dark narratives based around mental health and how they are received. Both authors will read from selected works and discuss what it is like to immerse themselves in their writing process and how they […]
POETRY & MUSIC/FILÍOCHT & CEOL at Cúirt International Festival of Literature The Calling Cards anthology of younger poets writing in Irish, with translations into English, (The Gallery Press & Poetry Ireland, 2018) introduced a new generation of Irish-language poets to a wider audience. Cúirt is delighted to present two of these poets, Aifric […]
Reading and cultural debate with the two Irish poets Billy Ramsell and Ailbhe Ní Ghearbhuigh, based on their respective works. Billy Ramsell’s The Architect’s Dream of Winter (Dedalus Press, 2013) is the first work by Billy Ramsell to be translated into Italian. Translator Lorenzo Seas will also participate in the meeting. Ailbhe Ní Ghearbhuigh has published two collections in […]
The Night Joe Dolan’s Car Broke Down by Padraic McIntyre has sold out for its two-night run in the Hawkswell Theatre in Sligo. Following numerous sell-out regional and an unprecedented 10 year run at The Olympia Theatre, Dublin, this show at long last arrives in The Hawk’s Well Theatre, playing for two nights only. Set […]