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Doire Press - The Moth - on Nationwide

Doire Press - The Moth - on Nationwide | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Joan O'Sullivan meets the couple behind Dóire Press, a small publishing house in the west of Ireland. Valerie Waters meets the enterprising and highly creative couple behind 'The Moth'.
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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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One Thousand Things Worth Knowing by Paul Muldoon - book review: Sombre ... - The Independent

One Thousand Things Worth Knowing by Paul Muldoon - book review: Sombre ... - The Independent | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Paul Muldoon's new collection is a stylish volume. Its elegant layout echoes almost subliminally what we have come to expect from this master of the trickster elements within language.
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Campaigner Rosita Sweetman reborn 40 years later with bestseller back on shelves - Independent.ie

Campaigner Rosita Sweetman reborn 40 years later with bestseller back on shelves - Independent.ie | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Every so often things happen in life which make us feel reborn, and this is one of those times for feminist, activist and author Rosita Sweetman. Her eyes fill with absolute delight whe
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Reminiscences of a Bachelor by J.S. Le Fanu. Book review

Reminiscences of a Bachelor by  J.S. Le Fanu. Book review | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Reminiscences of a Bachelor by  J.S. Le Fanu, Swan River Press, 2014 Hardcover, 131 pages Reviewed by Mario Guslandi Celebrating the bicentenary of the birth of famous Irish writer Joseph Sheridan ...
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Paula Cunningham wins second prize in the Costa Short Story Awards 2015

Paula Cunningham wins second prize in the Costa Short Story Awards 2015 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
In 2012 we launched the Costa Short Story Award, voted for by the public to honour the best short story writers in the UK and Ireland.
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'Brooklyn': Sundance Review

'Brooklyn': Sundance Review | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Colm Toibin’s superior novel about a young woman torn between life and love in her native Ireland and her new home in New York has been turned into a beautiful and moving film in Brooklyn.
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Cuireann tú ‘dua’ ort féin leabhar Gaeilge a léamh, is bocht an meon é sin…

Cuireann tú ‘dua’ ort féin leabhar Gaeilge a léamh, is bocht an meon é sin… | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Tá Joe Steve Ó Neachtain ar dhuine de na húdair a bhfuil cuid dá shaothar aistrithe sa leabhar Caillte i gConamara
Cúig ghearrscéal ag cúigear fear as Conamara. An bhfuil na huimhreacha chomh simplí leis sin?
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Fools & Mad: Twelve Angry Men Meets The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party

Fools & Mad: Twelve Angry Men Meets The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
John O’Donoghue writes about his Swiftian satire on the demise of the Celtic Tiger, an epic poem in which a Midnight Court of poets take the guilty to task. It is his follow-up to the award-winning memoir, Sectioned: A Life Interrupted
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Book Launch: Mickey Finn’s Air – 28 January

Book Launch: Mickey Finn’s Air – 28 January | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Gallery Press   in association with   Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council Public Libraries invites you to a reception to celebrate the publication of   Mickey Finn’s Air by Gerald Dawe   6.30pm Wednesday, 28 January 2015 The Studio, dlr...
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A tough brief: selecting the first Laureate for Irish Fiction

A tough brief: selecting the first Laureate for Irish Fiction | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Passionate, relentlessly energetic and possessing a collegial focus: ahead of the announcement of the inaugural laureate in The Irish Times, the selection panel discuss what they are looking for
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Rose Kavanagh: Irish Woman Poet

Rose Kavanagh: Irish Woman Poet | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Rose Kavanagh (1860-91) was born in Tyrone. She was well known for her children's stories, and was friendly with many of her contemporary women writers, as well as being very close to Charles Kickh...
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Brian Friel - Translations, Saturday Drama - BBC Radio 4

Brian Friel - Translations, Saturday Drama - BBC Radio 4 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Donegal, 1833. Army map-makers plan to change the Irish place names to English ones.
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Terminus : Irish Storytelling Done Dublin Style

Terminus : Irish Storytelling Done Dublin Style | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
From deals with the devil to back-alley abortions, Terminus showcases Dublin as a fourth character in this three-person show.
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Julian Gough in Singapore - Queen Mob's Tea House

Julian Gough in Singapore - Queen Mob's Tea House | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
  Julian Gough in Singapore by Pavan Mano Eve of All Hallows’ Eve. Blixa Bargeld’s …
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Údar mórtais-Tá Gradam PEN le bronnadh ar bhean de na scríbhneoirí is cumasaí dár gcuid

Údar mórtais-Tá Gradam PEN le bronnadh ar bhean de na scríbhneoirí is cumasaí dár gcuid | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Tá Gradam PEN le bronnadh ar bhean de na scríbhneoirí is cumasaí dár gcuid
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Seamus Heaney commemoration at The Crescent | Arts Council of Northern Ireland

Seamus Heaney commemoration at The Crescent | Arts Council of Northern Ireland | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Arts Council of Northern Ireland welcomed the news that funded client Irish Pages will launch its unique and extraordinary issue, “Heaney” (Vol 8, No 2), on Friday, 30 January at 7.00 pm in The Cube, The Crescent Arts Centre, 2-4 University Road, Belfast. The launch will be preceded by a brief dedication of Deepa Mann-Kler’s neon light sculpture Noli Timere (Be Not Afraid), recording Heaney’s last words. The sculpture will remain on display in the foyer of the Crescent Arts Centre.
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Includes Declan Ryan: Geoff Sawers Reviews the 2014 Faber New Poets Pamphlets — — Magma Poetry

Includes Declan Ryan: Geoff Sawers Reviews the 2014 Faber New Poets Pamphlets — — Magma Poetry | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The poetry magazine with a different editor every issue, appearing three times a year
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Announcing the Novel Fair 2015 Finalists

Announcing the Novel Fair 2015 Finalists | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Announcing the twelve Irish Writers Centre Novel Fair 2015 finalists – as selected by judges Anthony Glavin, Éilís Ní Dhuibhne & Jane Alger Twelve novelists hav
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Irish Newfoundland Association | The most important Irish poet of his generation …

Irish Newfoundland Association | The most important Irish poet of his generation … | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Lecture by Thomas McCarthy TONIGHT, Jan. 26. One of the most important Irish poets of his generation: http://t.co/yNtBDUOHBq
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RTÉ's poetry season commences Thursday, Jan 29 - RTE.ie

RTÉ's poetry season commences Thursday, Jan 29 - RTE.ie | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
RTÉ begins its poetry season on RTÉ One on Thursday January 29 at 10.15pm with A Rebel Act, a landmark documentary which looks back at the poems that shaped us as a people and illustrates why poetry is so central to our culture.
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Almost 50 years after its inception, New Irish Writing finds a new home and fresh energy in the Irish Times

Almost 50 years after its inception, New Irish Writing finds a new home and fresh energy in the Irish Times | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
New Irish Writing will make a welcome return to the national newsstands next weekend, when it makes its debut in the pages of the Irish Times.
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Myles: Godfather of the post-modernist movement - Irish Independent

Myles: Godfather of the post-modernist movement - Irish Independent | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
To say Flann O'Brien's literary career took a while to get going is an understatement to say the least. When his debut novel At Swim-Two-Birds initially appeared in 1939 it sold just 24
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New Anthology Showcases the Best of New Irish Writing

New Anthology Showcases the Best of New Irish Writing | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
“It’s a publishing house that has pushed boundaries and set new standards in the Irish book world for 40 years.” This is how The O’Brien Press was described in a recent Irish Times profile.
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Punch and Poetry: Slàinte to New Irish Fiction

Punch and Poetry: Slàinte to New Irish Fiction | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
What’s happening on the Emerald Isles? Two new books, one short stories and the other a detective novel without a resolution, to the new fiction being written by Irish writers. By Andrew Fox.
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Forgotten Beauty: Irish Love Poetry Across the Centuries

Forgotten Beauty: Irish Love Poetry Across the Centuries | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Forgotten Beauty, a selection of almost 70 Irish love poems dating from the seventh century to the present day, accompanied by an even greater number of paintings by Irish artists, is a
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Poetry Ireland Introductions 2014 Redux: Breda Wall Ryan

Poetry Ireland Introductions 2014 Redux: Breda Wall Ryan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Poetry Ireland Introductions Series - a showcase for emerging poets working towards a first collection and with a track record of publication in journals and magazines - is open for submissions...
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