The Mountains to Sea Festival Club presents An Evening of Poetry, Song and Conversation with Peter Fallon, Saramai and Oisín Leech. 9.30pm Thursday 28 March The Library Bar, Haddington Hotel, Dun Laoghaire Adm: €15/€12 Enjoy an intimate interlude of songs, readings and talk from three acclaimed artists from County Meath. As one of The Lost […]
7.30pm Friday 15 March Launch by poet and publisher Peter Fallon (The Gallery Press) of Boyne Berries 25 and of Trim Poetry Festival. Readings by contributors to Boyne Berries 25 with a Poetry Reading by Peter Fallon. Peter Fallon grew up on his uncle’s farm near Kells in County Meath. At the age of eighteen he founded […]
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 the world in terms that are rooted and visionary, open to suggestion and […]
December’s Poems of the Month come from Northern Lights, with poems in Irish by Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill with translations into English by Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin, Peter Fallon, Eamon Grennan, Bernard O’Donoghue and Dennis O’Driscoll. Tusa Is tusa, pé thú féin, an fíréan a thabharfadh cluas le héisteacht, b’fhéidir, do bhean inste scéil a thug na cosa léi, […]
7.00pm Wednesday 5 December Poetry Ireland, 11 Parnell Square E, Dublin 1 Book free tickets here The Gallery Press in association with Poetry Ireland presents the launch of Northern Lights: poems in Irish by Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill with translations into English by Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin, Peter Fallon, Eamon Grennan, Bernard O’Donoghue and Dennis O’Driscoll. In […]
The Gallery Press and Poetry Ireland present the launch of Calling Cards, an anthology of ten younger Irish poets with translations into English. 7.00pm Wednesday 21 November Poetry Ireland, 11 Parnell Square East, Dublin 1 Tickets: Free, advance registration advised In a novel partnership between Poetry Ireland and The Gallery Press Calling Cards introduces a new generation […]
The 2018 John O’Connor Writing School takes place this weekend (1-4 November) with taster and core courses, industry talks, Publishers’ Panel and events. Participants include Paul Muldoon, Roger Gough, Peter Fallon, Tom Bromley, Robert McCrum, Christine Morrow, and more…. Thursday 1 November 5.30pm Words Melted Into Motion – W R Rodgers Venue: Armagh County Museum […]
Due for publication in November and December are the following three titles. The Dead, 1904 by Paul Muldoon/Jean Hanff Korelitz ‘The Dead’ is the greatest story ever written. It presents a complete world in a very few deft strokes. — Paul Muldoon James Joyce’s masterpiece, ‘The Dead’, is set on the Feast of the Epiphany, […]
Lantern Folk Club Wednesday 19 September The Lantern Lounge, 32 Watergate Street, Navan With special guests Lisa Hannigan, Dough Paisley, Anthony Cregan, Liam Merriman, Bill Stuart, House Bard Peter Fallon and many more to be announced… with Oisin Leech (The Lost Brothers) spinning vinyl on the night.
11.00 am Saturday 18 August Celebrating Derek Mahon Venue: The Parade Tower, Kilkenny Castle Kilkenny Arts Festival presents Stephen Rea, Peter Fallon and Maureen Kennelly (Poetry Ireland) in an onstage discussion evaluating and celebrating Derek Mahon’s work including his just published new collection of poems ‘Against the Clock’.