Books of the Year 2018

Books of the Year 2018

Books of the Year for 2018 from various publications:  Against the Clock by Derek Mahon ‘The poems in Derek Mahon’s Against the Clock have his signature elegance, irony and melancholy; they also display a new lightness, as though he has come to accept...

Irish Times Poetry Now Award

The Irish Times Poetry Now Award 12:30pm Saturday March 24th,  dlr LexIcon, The Studio Free admission The Irish Times Poetry Now Award, is presented annually at the festival to the author of the best collection of poems in English, published by an Irish poet in the...

Eamon Grennan wins 2016 Pigott Poetry Prize

Now in its third year, the €5,000 Piggot Poetry prize is generously sponsored by Mark Pigott KBE and is awarded for a published collection of poetry by an Irish poet. The adjudicators Gillian Clarke and Christopher Reid have announced this year’s winner: There...

Irish Times/Poetry Now Award Shortlist 2016

We’re delighted to see Medbh McGuckian (Blaris Moor) and Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin (The Boys of Bluehill) on this years Irish Times/Poetry Now shortlist.   Congratulations also to the other poets whose collections were selected: John F Deane, for...
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