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Friday People: Rosemary Jenkinson

Friday People: Rosemary Jenkinson | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The 47-year-old is a playwright and poet from Belfast. Her new play, Basra Boy, opens next week in the Baby Grand studio at the Grand Opera House, Belfast
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Up-to-Date Coverage of The World of Irish Literature
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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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Event: New Wave of Women in Irish Crime Fiction at the Los Gatos Festival

Running from October 6th to 9th, the Los Gatos Festival is a California-set festival ‘in the tradition of Ireland’s famous Writers’ Week i
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H-T Review: IU Theatre’s ‘Lughnasa’ a rich, realistic, but lengthy family drama

H-T Review: IU Theatre’s ‘Lughnasa’ a rich, realistic, but lengthy family drama | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
By Matthew Waterman, H-T Reviewer The little Irish town of Ballybeg was something of an obsession for the playwright Brian Friel, who set a number of his dramas there.
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Seamus Heaney - HomePlace takes inspiration from Death of a Naturalist this October

Seamus Heaney - HomePlace takes inspiration from Death of a Naturalist this October | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
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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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‘It beats playing the bitch, the bimbo or the psycho’-Lisa Dwan on why she swapped TV soap roles for Samuel Beckett

‘It beats playing the bitch, the bimbo or the psycho’-Lisa Dwan on why she swapped TV soap roles for Samuel Beckett | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Lisa Dwan on why she swapped TV soap roles for Samuel Beckett
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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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Emma Donoghue makes Giller Prize shortlist

Emma Donoghue makes Giller Prize shortlist | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
List of nominations marks the first time Madeleine Thien is a finalist for the $100,000 prize
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“Love: After Neruda’s Sonnet XXXIII” by Ingrid Casey

“Love: After Neruda’s Sonnet XXXIII” by Ingrid Casey | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Love: After Neruda's Sonnet XXXIII   Florica walks behind Inspector, to home where she's not at-home. Children's eyes and begonias meet her here, on this threshold, waiting for her to give them chocolate, water.
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Belinda McKeon: programme note for the new production of The Seagull by The Corn Exchange

Belinda McKeon: programme note for the new production of The Seagull by The Corn Exchange | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Michael West and Annie Ryan’s radical version of Chekhov’s play has the instantly recognisable energy of a long weekend with the extended family
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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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