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Ireland Literature Exchange -Showcase of Irish authors at the Göteborg Book Fair

Ireland Literature Exchange  -Showcase of Irish authors at the Göteborg Book Fair | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it

Between 27 and 30 September 2012, Ireland Literature Exchange, in co-operation with the Irish Embassy in Stockholm, will host a showcase of Irish authors at the Göteborg Book Fair.
This will be a unique opportunity for readers and publishers of literature in Nordic territories to experience Irish literature in a live and stimulating way.


Seminars and special interviews, held at venues around the fair, will see award-winning writers Colm Tóibín, Paul Muldoon, Siobhán Parkinson, Kevin Barry, Paul Murray, John Boyne, Sebastian Barry and Éilís Ní Dhuibhne reading from their work and talking about subjects as wide-reaching as the writer and the city, children's writing and historical writing.

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The Irish Literary Times

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The Irish Literary Times provides up-to-date coverage of Irish literary news and events in a magazine format via articles available online.

 

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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Tiger Dublin Fringe Awards 2016 – Winners

Tiger Dublin Fringe Awards 2016 – Winners | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
So, it's all over bar the shouting! Another year as slipped past, and you'd have to say it's been a good one! Feel free to disagree with the judges in the comments section below. They are close enough in my book!
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Matthew Broderick Cuts Ribbon on Irish Repertory Theatre's Newly Renovated Auditorium

Matthew Broderick Cuts Ribbon on Irish Repertory Theatre's Newly Renovated Auditorium | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The recent Shining City star helped the theatrical mainstay inaugurate its new space. - Sep 25, 2016 by Tricia Baron in Photo Flash.
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Book Launch: Modernist Afterlives in Irish Literature and Culture | IASIL

Book Launch: Modernist Afterlives in Irish Literature and Culture | IASIL | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
RT @Irish_Lit: Book Launch: Modernist Afterlives in Irish Literature and Culture | IASIL https://t.co/295zSbU3gl
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William Wall reviewed by Joe Horgan

William Wall reviewed by Joe Horgan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
WILLIAM WALL, HEARING VOICES SEEING THINGS , DOIRE PRESS  I don’t get William Wall. I don’t get why, if there is a top table of Irish writers, William Wall isn’t sitting at the head of it. I don’t know, maybe he is, but I sure as hell hear much lesser writers mentioned a lot more…
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A Collection Written in the Stars-Marie Heaney

A Collection Written in the Stars-Marie Heaney | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The late Seamus Heaney's wife Marie calls upon four centuries of distinguished bards in a new book of nighttime-themed poems and songs
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All We Shall Know by Donal Ryan review – a modern-day Irish tragedy

All We Shall Know by Donal Ryan review – a modern-day Irish tragedy | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
This is an extraordinary portrait of adultery, loneliness and betrayal in a closed small town community
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THEATRE ARTIST IN RESIDENCE - The Everyman

THEATRE ARTIST IN RESIDENCE - The Everyman | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Gare St. Lazare will be workshopping Beckett’s “How It Is” and will present two work in progress sharings throughout the residency.
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An Irish Roadtrip Weekend In and Around County Sligo Experienced Through the Life and Poetry of W.B. Yeats | Sidewalk Safari

An Irish Roadtrip Weekend In and Around County Sligo Experienced Through the Life and Poetry of W.B. Yeats | Sidewalk Safari | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Explore Sligo, Ireland (aka Yeats Country) and discover the poetry of W.B. Yeats in the process. A photo-rich blog post by Dublin-based travel blogger, Jennifer (aka Dr. J
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Hennessy New Irish Writing: winning poems in September 2016-‘The Art of Making Macarons’ and ‘Bird of Prey’ by Deirdre Daly

Hennessy New Irish Writing: winning poems in September 2016-‘The Art of Making Macarons’ and ‘Bird of Prey’ by Deirdre Daly | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
‘The Art of Making Macarons’ and ‘Bird of Prey’ by Deirdre Daly

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First-edition Beckett bio with Lucia Joyce autograph on sale

First-edition Beckett bio with Lucia Joyce autograph  on sale | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Bookmarks: Speaking on the Rising, Anne Enright in Limerick, and Mercier novel competition
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I Could Have Been a Dancer, by Sean Tanner-Hennessy New Irish Writing: September’s winning story

I Could Have Been a Dancer, by  Sean Tanner-Hennessy New Irish Writing: September’s winning story | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Hennessy New Irish Writing: September’s winning story
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NPR: Love Shifts The Self In 'The Lesser Bohemians' by Eimear McBride

NPR: Love Shifts The Self In 'The Lesser Bohemians' by Eimear McBride | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Eimear McBride's latest follows a young drama student who goes to London and falls for an older man. Her live, wriggling language makes a beautiful account of the ways the self is built and rebuilt.
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EVE'S PUDDING from *BECOMING BELLE*

EVE'S PUDDING from *BECOMING BELLE* | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Eve's Pudding with Alpro Soya Custard The finished Eve's Pudding I am at the end of a rewrite of novel #4,  Becoming Belle , an
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The Letters of Samuel Beckett 1966-1989 – digested read

The Letters of Samuel Beckett 1966-1989 – digested read | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Pithy highlights from the correspondence of Ireland’s great modern playwright are further curtailed by John Crace
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Theatre: Lost in translation: the new love of Roddy Doyle - Independent.ie

Theatre: Lost in translation: the new love of Roddy Doyle - Independent.ie | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The first opera Roddy Doyle ever went to was Madama Butterfly, a long time ago. "Didn't like it. Found it tedious," says the Booker-winning creator of novels, short stories, c
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THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE - The Everyman

THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE - The Everyman | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Beauty Queen of Leenane is set in the mountains of Connemara and tells the story of Maureen Folan, a plain and lonely woman in her early 40s, and Mag, her manipulative, aging mother.
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Fiction & Poetry Competitions

Fiction & Poetry Competitions | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
'Allingham Festival' 6th - 9th Nov 2014. Poetry, Digital Storytelling, Art
& design, Writing & Performance. Inspiring Creativity, Engaging Creative
Enterprise. Allingham Festival, Allingham Arts Festival, Ballyshannon, Co.
Donegal
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Multitides by Lucy Caldwell: ‘Raw, compassionate and evocative’

Multitides by Lucy Caldwell: ‘Raw, compassionate and evocative’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
These stories had an urgency and freshness that was impossible to ignore, as well as control and that crystalline quality of great short stories, says Faber editor Angus Cargill
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Opinion: Staffless libraries are a terrible idea for Ireland

Opinion: Staffless libraries are a terrible idea for Ireland | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Staffless libraries are the first step towards the dismantling of the public library system as it is known and cherished.
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Irish Writers Flock to Bay Area for First Ever Los Gatos-Listowel Writers’ Festival | Indiana Headlines

Irish Writers Flock to Bay Area for First Ever Los Gatos-Listowel Writers’ Festival | Indiana Headlines | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
RT @indianaheadline: Irish Writers Flock to Bay Area for First Ever Los Gatos-Listowel Writers’ Festival https://t.co/DcFCqJYrXf https://t.…
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We Face This Land: the poem by Sarah Maria Griffin that inspired Dave Tynan’s video in support of the #repealtheeighth pro-choice campaign

We Face This Land: the poem by Sarah Maria Griffin that inspired Dave Tynan’s video in support of the #repealtheeighth pro-choice campaign | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The poem that inspired Dave Tynan’s video in support of the #repealtheeighth pro-choice campaign

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Multitides by Lucy Caldwell: ‘Raw, compassionate and evocative’

Multitides by Lucy Caldwell: ‘Raw, compassionate and evocative’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
These stories had an urgency and freshness that was impossible to ignore, as well as control and that crystalline quality of great short stories, says Faber editor Angus Cargill
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Emma Donoghue: 'You don’t feel like a queen on the red carpet, you feel a bit of a loser'

Emma Donoghue: 'You don’t feel like a queen on the red carpet, you feel a bit of a loser' | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The author of Room discusses the Oscars, writing children’s book and her new novel The Wonder on the Róisín Meets podcast
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The Importance Of Being Earnest - Irish Repertory Theatre Playbill - 1996 | eBay

The Importance Of Being Earnest - Irish Repertory Theatre Playbill - 1996 | eBay | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Importance Of Being Earnest - Irish Repertory Theatre Playbill - 1996 in Entertainment Memorabilia, Theater Memorabilia, Playbills | eBay
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