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.
Aifric Mac Aodha and Louis De Paor Reading at Clifden Arts Festival 3.00pm Friday, September 14 Station House Theatre, Clifden Reading with Aifric Mac Aodha and Louis De Paor with music by Lynn Saoirse. Foreign News (2017) is Aifric Mac Aodha’s first collection with The Gallery Press. She has taught in St Petersburg, New York and […]
Shared Identities is a verse dialogue and poetic translation event at Edinburgh International Book Festival. BBC Radio nan Gàidheal presenter, Mark Wringe, hosts a celebration of Scotland and Ireland’s shared cultural and literary identities in this poetry exchange. An Dà Anam, a bardic conversation between Maoilios Caimbeul and Diarmuid Johnson, examines what a person can believe […]
Skibbereen Arts Festival presents a Poetry Reading with Aifric Mac Aodha 5.00pm Tuesday 3 August The Time Traveller’s Book Shop, Bridge Street, Skibbereen, Co Cork Free admission Sa bhliain 1979 a rugadh Aifric Mac Aodha. D’fhoilsigh An Sagart an chéad chnuasach filíochta léi, Gabháil Syrinx, sa bhliain 2010. Chaith sí seal ina heagarthóir ar Comhar […]
John Hewitt Summer School Creative Writing Workshop with David Wheatley 2:45pm Monday 23 July – 4.15pm Wednesday 25 July 2018 Time: 90 mins Tickets: £50 for three day writing workshop Book now Develop your writing skills under the direction of one of our eight tutors who are all experienced facilitators and published authors. Each workshop […]
November’s Poem of the Month comes from Aifric Mac Aodha’s recently published bilingual collection, Foreign News (2017), with translations by David Wheatley. Cailín Bréagach na mBráithre do Dhonncha O’Rourke (Segovia, 2017) GLUAIS Aidhnín malltriallach an dorcha le dubh, sna nótaí cúil — an nath, an nod. Na leabhair nite, thuar a thosach ach fáistine fola, ní mheánn brobh; nó go […]