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‘War’, a poem by Enda Wyley – video Susan Tiger The Poetry Project

‘War’, a poem by Enda Wyley – video Susan Tiger    The Poetry Project | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Because the world is quiet here because you nod your head in sleep because I can turn you over place another blanket across your midriff
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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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The Late Late Show Interviews with Michael Harding

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Ryan Tubridy chats to poet and novelist, Michael Harding about life and death and everything in-between.
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Literary Giant or Godsend to Irish Studies Departments? - Opinion on the merits of Martin McDonagh’s theatre is sharply divided

Literary Giant or Godsend to Irish Studies Departments? - Opinion on the merits of Martin McDonagh’s theatre is sharply divided | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Opinion on the merits of Martin McDonagh’s theatre is sharply divided, so I have to say from the outset that while Eamonn Jordan is most definitely for it, I am most definitely ‘aginit’. I think McDonagh’s theatre is overrated to the point where I suspect that some major hoax has been perpetrated. I just do …
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Brendan Behan: Rescuing the Writer from the Myth

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Ahead of the International Brendan Behan Conference in Rome, John McCourt
examines the self-made myth of Brendan Behan, one of Ireland's most
controversial writers.
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Luck of the Irish - Herald Scotland: The Surfacing by Cormac James

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Luck of the Irish
Herald Scotland
He began writing short stories while doing a series of "dead-end jobs" - teaching, translating, then property renovation.
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Book worm: Yet another award to boost literary living - Irish Independent

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Irish Independent Book worm: Yet another award to boost literary living Irish Independent The people behind it say that the post has been created to promote Irish literature both here and abroad and to encourage the public "to engage with...
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Exciting Line Up From Irish Language Literature Festival IMRAM

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The home of Irish writing online (RT @writing_ie: Exciting Lineup for Irish Language Literature Festival IMRAM - http://t.co/mWtTW7sbno #literaryevents #datesforyourdiary)...
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The Love Object review Edna OBriens powerful short stories

The Love Object review  Edna OBriens powerful short stories | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
This collection of elegant short stories spanning five decades reveals a writer of consistent brillianceEveryone in our village was unique and one or two of the girls were beautiful, opens The Scandalous Woman, one of the earlier stories in this...
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The other woman in the other Wilde case: The Diary of Mary Travers – A Novel

The other woman in the other Wilde case: The Diary of Mary Travers – A Novel | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Review: When Mary Travers took a libel case against William and Jane Wilde – parents of Oscar – the resulting scandal ruined her family. Eibhear Walshe, in this impressive and strangely affecting novel, imagines and seeks to explain her
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Borstal Boy review: Brendan Behan's autobiographical play at Dublin's Gaiety ... - Irish Mirror

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Borstal Boy review: Brendan Behan's autobiographical play at Dublin's Gaiety ...
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BBC 4: Four Women Poets Today: 21 yrs later with Gillian Clarke, Liz Lochhead, Carol Ann Duffy and Eavan Boland

BBC 4: Four Women Poets Today: 21 yrs later with Gillian Clarke, Liz Lochhead, Carol Ann Duffy and Eavan Boland | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Poets Carol Ann Duffy, Liz Lochhead, Gillian Clarke and Eavan Boland update a 1992 debate.
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Dublin Theatre Festival - Réiltín by Paul Mercier | Abbey Theatre - Amharclann na Mainistreach

Dublin Theatre Festival - Réiltín by Paul Mercier | Abbey Theatre - Amharclann na Mainistreach | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Abbey Theatre is the national theatre of Ireland.
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One-person Show Molly Stuns at The Atlas - The Hillishome

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The Hillishome
One-person Show Molly Stuns at The Atlas
The Hillishome
This one-woman drama stars Danielle Davy as the heroine of playwright George O'Brien's haunting drama about the mistress of of Irish playwright J.M.
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Ray Bradbury poem about George Bernard Shaw's spade unearthed

Ray Bradbury poem about George Bernard Shaw's spade unearthed | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Auction of Shaws much-loved spade will include SF legends unpublished tribute to the playwright and his garden implement Continue reading...
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Ballyturk – reviews of 'deliciously strange' new play - The Week UK

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Ballyturk – reviews of 'deliciously strange' new play
The Week UK
A new play by Enda Walsh starring Cillian Murphy, Ballyturk, has opened at the National Theatre, London.
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My Favourite Place to Write - John Banville

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John Banville, who received the prestigious Spanish Asturias Award for Literature in 2014, and was winner of the Man Booker Prize in 2005, tells Books Ireland readers about his favourite place to write….. Photo Credits to Douglas Banville When I was starting out as a novelist and still considered writing to be a lofty and …
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Books Ireland Website Now Live

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Books Ireland - The world of Irish books
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Emory University plans celebration of life and work of Irish poet Seamus Heaney - Daily Journal

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Emory University plans celebration of life and work of Irish poet Seamus Heaney
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ATLANTA — Emory University plans to celebrate the life and work of Irish poet Seamus Heaney. The school says seven poets — including two-term U.S.
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Literary Sojourn connects readers and writers - Steamboat Pilot & Today

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Literary Sojourn connects readers and writers
Steamboat Pilot & Today
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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Two men in a pub: Roddy Doyle's second pint dialogues
Irish Independent
"Look at it on YouTube. . . you can see it clearly in her eyes. . .
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▶ John FitzGerald's Book Release, with Hélène Cardona - YouTube

Hélène Cardona
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Martina Devlin talks about historical fiction - YouTube

Martina Devlin, author of the historical fiction novel, The House Where It Happened gives her definition of the genre.
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Juno and the Paycock Trailer - YouTube

Niamh Cusack and Des McAleer star in Sean O'Casey's classic Irish drama Juno and the Paycock. Packed full of hilarity and tragedy, comic double acts and poli...
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Brendan Behan: Rebel in Rome

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An Irishman’s Diary about Brendan Behan
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Fund celebrates WB Yeats anniversary

Fund celebrates WB Yeats anniversary | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Irish government allocates 500,000 euros to celebrate the work of WB Yeats.
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Night, by Edna O’Brien

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Paperback review
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