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Uimhir a Cúig | On Being There and Not Being There; or Cotard’s Delusion, A Case Study: Text & Video --- Kevin Barry & Louise Manifold

Uimhir a Cúig | On Being There and Not Being There; or Cotard’s Delusion, A Case Study: Text & Video --- Kevin Barry & Louise Manifold | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it

Today Numéro Cinq begins a new special feature tagged Uimhir a Cúig, which means Number Five in Irish, wherein you will find some of the best in contemporary Irish literature and culture exhibited. 


To launch our new special feature, Uimhir a Cúig, we have a video by the amazing and uncanny Galway artist Louise Manifold with text and voiceover from the massively celebrated Kevin Barry, winner ...

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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 based in Sligo. He has published six books of poetry and fiction. 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...”. His recent collection of stories was shortlisted for the Danuta Gleed Literary Award.

 

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Literature Ireland | The Literature Ireland Translation Grant Programme

Literature Ireland | The Literature Ireland Translation Grant Programme | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Literature Ireland's translation grant programme allows international publishers to apply for a contribution towards the cost of the translator of a work of Irish literature* from English or Irish into another language.
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JP Donleavy 1926-2017: A life in pictures

JP Donleavy 1926-2017: A life in pictures | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Books & Literature News, Reviews, Articles and More from The Irish Times, the Definitive Brand of Quality News in Ireland.
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Reading Irish Poetry Series: From Yeats until 1960 with Harry Clifton

Reading Irish Poetry Series: From Yeats until 1960 with Harry Clifton | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Harry Clifton's series on reading modern poetry at the Irish Writers Centre, Dublin, continues with the lifework of Yeats and its effect on those after him.
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JP Donleavy, the artist: mad planets and strange fish

JP Donleavy, the artist: mad planets and strange fish | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Painting was his first love, and the author allegedly wrote The Ginger Man in a pique after his work received a lukewarm reception
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Acclaimed author JP Donleavy dies at 91 - Independent.ie

Acclaimed author JP Donleavy dies at 91 - Independent.ie | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Acclaimed author JP Donleavy has died at 91.
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What JP Donleavy did best was the desperate melancholy of men in their prime-John Banville

What JP Donleavy did best was the desperate melancholy of men in their prime-John Banville | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Tributes: John Banville, Kevin Barry, Donal Ryan, Pat McCabe, Éilís Ní Dhuibhne and others assess ‘The Ginger Man’ author
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J. P. Donleavy, I Write About People I Like / Rina Sherman HD, 78 min, 2012, Label K http://www.rinasherman.com/film/VOICES/JPDonleavy/JPDonleavy.html
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JP Donleavy obituary: acclaimed author of ‘a bawled-out comic song of sex’

JP Donleavy obituary: acclaimed author of ‘a bawled-out comic song of sex’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Westmeath resident and son of Irish parents felt no sentiment towards Ireland
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The New Binary Press Poetry Prize | New Binary Press

The New Binary Press Poetry Prize | New Binary Press | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Submissions of completed poetry manuscripts are now being invited to the New Binary Press Poetry Prize.
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FESTIVAL OF WILD ATLANTIC WRITING

FESTIVAL OF WILD ATLANTIC WRITING | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
FESTIVAL OF WILD ATLANTIC WRITING in the footsteps of Ted Hughes To be held at Doonreagan, Cashel, Co. Galway, Ireland October 27th-29th, 2017. doonreagan@gmail.com Tel: 00353 95 31049 Click here for: WILD ATLANTIC WRITING PROGRAMME
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Haiku na Seachtaine

Haiku na Seachtaine | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
<p>Haiku i nGaeilge agus i mBéarla ag freagairt d’ealaín an Impriseanaí Mheiriceánaigh Childe Hassam. Leagan Béarla na hAlban: John McDonald (Dún Éideann) Leagan Seapáinise: Mariko Sumikura (Kyoto)</p>
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Irish Rep to debut Brian Friel place The Home Place

Irish Rep to debut Brian Friel place The Home Place | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Irish Repertory Theatre is staging a remarkably nimble examination of the cost of British colonial exploitation both to the victors and the vanquished.
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Jack Harte Bursary 2018

Jack Harte Bursary 2018 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Jack Harte Bursary, a writing residency, is awarded annually by the Irish Writers Centre in association with Annaghmakerrig, the Tyrone Guthrie Centre
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Irish poet McGovern to visit US

Irish poet McGovern to visit US | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
     Irish poet and physicist Iggy McGovern will visit the US in October and is scheduled to read at  The Writer's Center in Bethesda-
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Eimear McBride on Edna O’Brien’s ‘rigorous, beautiful’ The Country Girls

Eimear McBride on Edna O’Brien’s ‘rigorous, beautiful’ The Country Girls | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
This famous, infamous, beloved and influential novel didn’t break the mould. It made it
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New York Times: J.P. Donleavy, Acclaimed Author of ‘The Ginger Man,’ Dies at 91

New York Times: J.P. Donleavy, Acclaimed Author of ‘The Ginger Man,’ Dies at 91 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Mr. Donleavy’s first novel, which he called a celebration of “resolutely careless mayhem,” provoked controversy but came to be regarded as a classic.
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Acclaimed author JP Donleavy dies aged 91

Acclaimed author JP Donleavy dies aged 91 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The death has taken place of acclaimed author JP Donleavy, best known for cult classic The Ginger Man.
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The Guardian - JP Donleavy obituary

The Guardian - JP Donleavy obituary | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Witty and inventive author who made his name with the multimillion-selling ‘comic triumph’ The Ginger Man
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LRB · Anne Enright Statistics of  being a woman writer in Ireland

LRB · Anne Enright Statistics of  being a woman writer in Ireland | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
In 2015, the novelist Catherine Nichols sent the opening pages of the book she was working on to fifty literary agents. She got so little response she decided to shift gender and try as ‘George’ instead. The difference amazed her. ‘A third of the agents who saw his query wanted to . . .
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Trinity Graduate and Celebrated Author JP Donleavy Dies

Trinity Graduate and Celebrated Author JP Donleavy Dies | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The author, best known for his comedic masterpiece, 'The Ginger Man', has passed away.
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salmonpoetry.com | where the lost things go by Anne Casey

salmonpoetry.com | where the lost things go by Anne Casey | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Read a sample from this book In memoriam II: The draper “The town is dead Nothing but the wind Howling down Main Street And a calf bawling Outside The Fiddlers” My mother’s words, not mine In a letter, kept in a drawer These long years She had a way with words My mother That’s why they came The...
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Neil Hegarty: landscape artist - Review by Danielle McLaughlin

Neil Hegarty: landscape artist - Review by Danielle McLaughlin | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
One of Inch Levels’ many triumphs is the skill with which Hegarty captures the hint of savagery that exists alongside the loveliness in Inishowen
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Daughter of a Garbageman - Maureen Langan - Irish Writers Festival Los Gatos

Daughter of a Garbageman - Maureen Langan - Irish Writers Festival Los Gatos | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Eventbrite - Los Gatos Irish Writers Festival presents Daughter of a Garbageman - Maureen Langan - Irish Writers Festival Los Gatos - Friday, October 6, 2017 at Charley's Los Gatos, Los Gatos, CA. Find event and ticket information.
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Why Muldoon's Picnic Proved Unmissable at The Abbey

Why Muldoon's Picnic Proved Unmissable at The Abbey | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Pulitzer Prize-winning Paul Muldoon curates the artistic extravaganza Muldoon's Picnic at the Abbey Theatre in association with Poetry Ireland.
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Writer's Award of £10,000 will be presented to a first-time writer

An award of £10,000 will be presented to a first-time writer whose submission demonstrates literary talent and who needs financial support to complete their work.
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Inishowen children write about 'The Floods'

Inishowen children write about 'The Floods' | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Last week I posted some stories which the children in the Buncrana group of  The WRITE STUFF Kids Club  had penned. Just last Saturday
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