Éigse Michael Hartnett takes place in Newcastle West, Limerick from 6-8 April. In various venues around the town, Michael Hartnett’s ‘people’ will gather to celebrate and remember the poet and the man. In listening to readings, attending art installations, in the schools, Desmond Complex, the Library, the Red Door Gallery or drinking a few pints […]
The cream rises to the top. What’s left is expendable . . . As it prepares to mark the centenary of 1916 and the opening of the Memorial Peace Park changes are being forced on The Derryshannon Chronicle, a local paper once family-owned and now being absorbed into an international media conglomerate. Coyne’s old-school values […]
‘On the Nail’ Readings organised by the Limerick Writers’ Centre The March ‘On the Nail’ readings features Ciaran O’Driscoll and Seán Lysaght reading with an open mic afterwards. 8.00pm Tuesday, March 1st Loft Venue, The Locke Bar, Georges Quay, Limerick http://onthenailreadings.blogspot.ie
Éigse Michael Hartnett 11.00am Saturday 18 April Memorial Lecture: Peter Fallon will give this year’s lecture on The Hold of English The Council Area Office, Newcastle West, County Limerick Online booking closes at 3pm Friday, April 17th www.limetreetheatre.ie
Coinciding with Limerick City of Culture, the Cuisle Poetry Festival is celebrating its twentieth anniversary. This years’ line-up includes both established and emerging poets from Limerick, Ireland, and beyond. Poets from Slovenia, Italy, and the UK appear as part of Cuisle’s exchange programme with sister festivals. There are lunchtime readings at the Hunt Museum, evenings […]
Éigse Michael Hartnett Literary & Arts Festival takes place from April 10th – 12th in Newcastle West , Co Limerick. www.eigsemichaelhartnett.ie for further details.
The Cuisle Limerick City International Poetry Festival is dedicated to poetry in all its forms and varieties, featuring the best of local, national, and international poets. This year’s festival will feature evening performances by Anthony Cronin, Biddy Jenkinson, Macdara Woods, Hugh Maxton, David Wheatley, Adam Wyeth, and Jo Slade. There will also be lunchtime readings […]
Éigse Michael Hartnett takes place from 25 – 27 April in Newcastle West, Co Limerick. Celebrating the life and work of poet Michael Hartnett the festival features poet Tony Harrison, artist Robert Ballagh, singer Julie Feeney and author and poet Dermot Healy. The festival will also see the launch of a new anthology: I live in Michael Hartnett featuring more than 70 poets including Seamus […]