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Gaelcast » An Interview With Nuala Ní­ Dhomhnaill By Liam Ó Caiside

Gaelcast » An Interview With Nuala Ní­ Dhomhnaill By Liam Ó Caiside | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it


When she moved from Lancashire to Dingle at the age of five, Nuala Ní­ Dhomhnaill found herself temporarily caught between two worlds: one Irish, and Irish speaking, the other English. As she matured, she found that she had to live in both.


Today, Nuala’s poetry explores several worlds: male and female; conscious and subconscious; rational and instinctual; and the “Otherworld” of Celtic legend. The friction between those worlds, she says, produces the energy that both inspires and supports her poetry.

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The site is curated by Gerard Beirne an Irish poet and novelist now living in Canada. His new novel is Charlie Tallulah (Oberon Press). His most recent collection of poetry is Games of Chance:A Gambler`s Manual (Oberon Press). His novel The Eskimo in the Net (Marion Boyars Publishers) was shortlisted for the Kerry Group Irish Fiction Award and was selected by the Literary Editor of the Daily Express  as his Book of the Year “scandalously ignored by the Man Booker judges...”.

 

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Literary Sojourn connects readers and writers - Steamboat Pilot & Today

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Irish novelist Colm Toibin spoke about how his ideas for a book, like "Brooklyn," take shape. “A story is never enough to work from,” he said.
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Two men in a pub: Roddy Doyle's second pint dialogues - Irish Independent

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The Irish government allocates 500,000 euros to celebrate the work of WB Yeats.
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Myth and experience: the poetry of Eavan Boland

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You don’t often get the chance to see one Beckett play and then three come along at once.

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Eamon McDevitt play aims to give voice to deaf community

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The tragic story of the shooting of Eamon McDevitt by the British army in 1971, and its impact on the deaf community, is being told through sign language, writes Caomhán Keane (Today's Irish Examiner features YOU TOLD ME TO WASH AND CLEAN MY EARS :...
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Roddy Doyle writing novel for adults with poor literacy

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Colin Barrett Wins 2014 Rooney Prize for Fiction - Irish America

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