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Irish author scoops prize for 'boldly original fiction' - Irish Times

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Irish author scoops prize for 'boldly original fiction'
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Irish author Eimear McBride has won a prestigious award for boldly original fiction.
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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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Padraig Pearse's famous graveside oration at center of new movie on 1916 Rising - IrishCentral

Padraig Pearse's famous graveside oration at center of new movie on 1916 Rising - IrishCentral | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
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Padraig Pearse's famous graveside oration at center of new movie on 1916 Rising
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The short film entitled will be shown daily at the Royal College of Physicians in Dublin from today.
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Peter O’ Neill – Three Poems

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Peter O’ Neill was born in Cork in 1967. His debut collection Antiope (Stonesthrow Poetry) appeared in 2013, and to critical acclaim. ‘Certainly a voice to the reckoned with.’ Dr Brigitte Le JueZ (DCU).
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Irish Theatre Magazine | Reviews | Current | Ballyturk

Irish Theatre Magazine | Reviews | Current | Ballyturk | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Read Irish Theatre Magazine for in-depth reviews of all Irish professional theatre productions.
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Interview with MARTINA DEVLIN

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Martina Devlin’s latest book is The House Where It Happened, a ghost story inspired by Ireland’s only mass witchcraft trial. Other books range from the number one bestseller Banksters, a co-authore...
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Red Blood and Black Porter - Des Geraghty's Lecture on Brendan Behan

http://www.limerickwriterscentre.com The Limerick Writers’ Centre in association with The Department of English Language and Literature in Mary Immaculate Co...
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Seamus Heaney: A giant who wore his fame lightly - Irish Independent

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Irish Independent Seamus Heaney: A giant who wore his fame lightly Irish Independent It was typical of Heaney that he chose to donate his personal literary notes to the National Library of Ireland, rather than auction them off for a considerable...
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'The Murdered Cousin' by Sheridan Le Fanu | berfrois

'The Murdered Cousin' by Sheridan Le Fanu | berfrois | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
My mother died when I was an infant, and of her I have no recollection, even the faintest. By her death my education was left solely to the direction of my surviving parent. He entered upon his task with a stern appreciation of the responsibility thus cast upon him. My religious instruction was prosecuted with an almost exaggerated anxiety; and I had, of course, the best masters to perfect me in all those accomplishments which my station and wealth might seem to require.
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An Interview With the Designer Who Made the Most Awesome Book Cover of the Summer

An Interview With the Designer Who Made the Most Awesome Book Cover of the Summer | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The stories in Forensic Songs, Irish author Mike McCormack’s second short-story collection, are all marked by a sense of being lost in time, as characters struggle to shield themselves from forgotten pasts and the encroachment of a technologically advanced future. The cover of Soho Press’ first American printing of Forensic...
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Review of Michael Longley's new collection: Looking backwards and forwards as the wild whoopers call

Review of Michael Longley's new collection: Looking backwards and forwards as the wild whoopers call | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
In his new collection, Michael Longley celebrates extended family and friends – and his Co Mayo “home-from-homeland”
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Royal Irish Academy | Academy in the News | Commemorating the first anniversary of Seamus Heaney MRIA 1939-2013

Royal Irish Academy | Academy in the News | Commemorating the first anniversary of Seamus Heaney MRIA 1939-2013 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Royal Irish Academy, the academy for the sciences and humanities for the whole of Ireland will vigorously promote excellence in scholarship, recognise achievements in learning, direct research programmes and undertake its own research projects, particularly in areas relating to Ireland and its heritage.
It will reflect upon, advise on and contribute to public debate and public policy formation on issues of major interest in science, technology and culture.
It will continue to offer an independent forum to Irish scholars, it will provide a network of support for scholarly disciplines through its network of national committees and commissions, it will maintain and enhance its unique library, it will publish scholarly papers and it will represent the world of Irish learning internationally.
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To Seamus Heaney in Heaven by Iggy McGovern

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Shining City and Molly By Conor McPherson (Shining City) and George O'Brien ... - Washington City Paper

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Shining City and Molly By Conor McPherson (Shining City) and George O'Brien ...
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Seamus Heaney recalled as he rests in a country churchyard

Seamus Heaney recalled as he rests in a country churchyard | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A year on from his death, poems and private prayers pay respect to Nobel laureate
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Bees and The Authorities by Dave Lordan

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 Solinus, on the authority of Camden, incontrovertibly declares that there are no bees in Ireland. Keating impugns both Camden and Solinus stating Such is the quantity of bees, that they are found ...
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Maeve Binchy's new book was written by seven authors - will readers be able to ... - Irish Independent

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From the naked body to naked soul at the Dublin Fringe

From the naked body to naked soul at the Dublin Fringe | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Dublin's Fringe festival kicks off next week - the first by new director Kris Nelson, from Montreal. I got a shock when I opened the programme (apart from the ageing fact that this is t
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Watch! Adrian Dunbar discusses Behan documentary

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As part of the New Season on RTÉ One, actor Adrian Dunbar is presenting a new documentary about author Brendan Behan.
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New Fiction: portrait of a passionate Eileen Gray

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Patricia O’Reilly’s fifth novel brings colour to a real-life Irish designer
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Backing for naming of road named after local literary giant Diarmaid Ó Suilleabháin

Backing for naming of road named after local literary giant Diarmaid Ó Suilleabháin | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Backing for naming of road after ó Suilleabháin
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'Ó Suilleabháin was widely regarded by his contemporaries as a literary giant and one of the most innovative Irish-language authors to emerge in the 1960s,' she added.
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Dr PAT HARROLD WINS 2014 AINDREAS MCENTEE PRIZE | Irish Medical Writers

Dr PAT HARROLD WINS 2014 AINDREAS MCENTEE PRIZE | Irish Medical Writers | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
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Do Mhike Ceárna, Blascaodach Springfield, Samhain 2013 - Do Mhike Ceárna, Blascaodach Springfield, Samhain 201 Louis dePaor

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New Short Story: Deus Absconditus by Mary Costello

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Short story: Mary Costello’s story for our This Means War series marking the centenary of the start of the first World War
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Wake Up (in memory of Seamus Heaney) by Adrian Rice

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Irish Studies South | Georgia Southern University

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Trevor Conway – Preview of the second Oscar Wilde Festival, Galway (September 5th-7th)

Trevor Conway – Preview of the second Oscar Wilde Festival, Galway (September 5th-7th) | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Preview of the second Oscar Wilde Festival, Galway (September 5th-7th) By Trevor Conway Oscar Wilde, Lady Gaga and David Bowie – what’s the connection? Well, there could be many, you might say.
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