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Sinéad Morrissey Reading | berfrois

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Sinéad Morrissey reading poetry.
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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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An Ideal Husband review Wilde would approve of some edits

An Ideal Husband review  Wilde would approve of some edits | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Gate, Dublin Much has dated in Oscar Wilde's 1895 political melodrama, but his treatment of marital politics still stings today A hall of mirrors is a well-chosen image for the stage set for Oscar Wilde's political melodrama, in which the...
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Poem of the Day: Paula Meehan’s “The Lost Children of the Inner City”

Poem of the Day: Paula Meehan’s “The Lost Children of the Inner City” | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
from “The Lost Children of the Inner City”    History Lesson We read our city like an open book— who was taken and what was took. Spelt out in brick and mortar, a history lesson for every mother’s daughter.
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FW75: Exhibition Clinton Cahill’s Illuminating the Wake

FW75: Exhibition Clinton Cahill’s Illuminating the Wake | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The James Joyce Centre in association with Darc Space Gallery with the support of Manchester School of Art, Manchester Metropolitan University proudly presents: Clinton Cahill’s Illuminating the Wake An Exhibition of Drawings, Prints, Paintings &...
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National Poetry Month: “September” by Conor O’Callaghan

National Poetry Month: “September” by Conor O’Callaghan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
“September” by Conor O’Callaghan from Seatown And Earlier Poems It must be cliché to think, however brief, that light on a wall and our voices out in the open are the pieces we shall look upon in retrospect as a … Continue reading →...
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BWW Reviews: TRANSLATIONS, Rose Theatre Kingston, April 22 2014 - Broadway World

BWW Reviews: TRANSLATIONS, Rose Theatre Kingston, April 22 2014 - Broadway World | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
BWW Reviews: TRANSLATIONS, Rose Theatre Kingston, April 22 2014 Broadway World Though there are plenty of Irish eccentrics and no shortage of booze in the play's small town setting, Translations has more serious matters on its mind than the...
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Paul Simon pays tribute to Seamus Heaney in Dublin - The Irish Post

Paul Simon pays tribute to Seamus Heaney in Dublin - The Irish Post | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Paul Simon was among a host of artists and musicians who paid tribute to poet Seamus Heaney in Dublin last night.
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Review: An Ideal Husband - Independent.ie

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An Ideal Husband at The Gate Theatre, Dublin
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‘Trilogy books like the Hunger Games are like Happy Meals’ - John Boyne

‘Trilogy books like the Hunger Games are like Happy Meals’ - John Boyne | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
John Boyne the best-selling author of i The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas i tells Shreeja Ravindranathan he hates books that dumb down for children
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Strong, My Love – Peter Fallon

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Care, company, community have been fundamental concerns of Peter Fallon’s writing in and about the world, care for people and place, for planet earth and the poetry of earth, for the values espoused in Virgil’s Georgics which he has translated .
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From pub crawls to libraries, literary Dublin offers much more than Bloomsday - Calgary Herald

From pub crawls to libraries, literary Dublin offers much more than Bloomsday - Calgary Herald | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Calgary Herald From pub crawls to libraries, literary Dublin offers much more than Bloomsday Calgary Herald DUBLIN, Ireland — James Joyce immortalized this misty port city in his literary epic “Ulysses,” though many Dubliners freely admit they...
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The second husband by Afric McGlinchey - Literary Orphans

The second husband by Afric McGlinchey - Literary Orphans | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
I had been startled into stillness by the disappearance of the first who pedalled over the hill into Durrus – back to his first – spinning long yarns of gossip in his wake   Then at the Sunday market this one was selling bread with caraway seeds, the brush of his fingers in my palm…
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There You Are Writings on Irish and American Literature and History - Thomas Flanagan

There You Are Writings on Irish and American Literature and History - Thomas Flanagan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
There You Are Writings on Irish and American Literature and History (9781590171066) Thomas Flanagan, Se... http://t.co/6jH13eQv4d #ebook
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Medbh McGuckian (Contemporary Irish Writers)

Medbh McGuckian (Contemporary Irish Writers) | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
This book offers a wide-ranging analysis of the entire corpus of Medbh Mcguckian’s published work.
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No sound of silence in praise of poet - Independent.ie

No sound of silence in praise of poet - Independent.ie | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
LEGENDARY singer and songwriter Paul Simon honoured his friend, the late poet Seamus Heaney, with a musical tribute.
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Irish Classical to produce final play in Sean O'Casey's famous trilogy - Buffalo News

Irish Classical to produce final play in Sean O'Casey's famous trilogy - Buffalo News | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Irish Classical to produce final play in Sean O'Casey's famous trilogy Buffalo News The Irish Classical Theater Company's production of the play, directed by Derek Campbell and featuring a cast of 15, opens Friday in the Andrews Theatre (625 Main...
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Irish Rep's SEA MARKS Begins Performances Tonight

Irish Rep's SEA MARKS Begins Performances Tonight | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Off-Broadway's award-winning Irish Repertory Theatre closes its 2013-2014 Season with a revival of Gardner McKay's SEA MARKS, directed by Ciaran O'Reilly.
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Seamus Heaney's poetry parachutes into airport - Irish Times

Seamus Heaney's poetry parachutes into airport - Irish Times | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Irish Post Seamus Heaney's poetry parachutes into airport Irish Times The legend was Paul Simon, soft-spoken and private, in Ireland at the invitation of Poetry Ireland to perform later at the National Concert Hall, but who, Shipsey noted, had been...
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Paul Simon pays tribute to Seamus Heaney in Dublin

Paul Simon pays tribute to Seamus Heaney in Dublin | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The late Seamus Heaney, whose devoted readership and long list of fellow poets and friends celebrated his life’s work, last night, at Dublin’s National Concert Hall.
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60 Seconds: Sarah Davis-Goff

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As an intern with Dublin’s Lilliput Press, Sarah Davis-Goff discovered the internationally celebrated author Donal Ryan. She  recently co-founded Tramp…
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Exchange of ideas leads to a new take on Joyce - Independent.ie

Exchange of ideas leads to a new take on Joyce - Independent.ie | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A START-UP literary publisher owes its success to a grassroots business collaboration that took off at the height of the recession.
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Medbh McGuckian at Poets & Players — 26 April

Medbh McGuckian at Poets & Players — 26 April | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Poets & Players — a poetry and music series is known for its imaginative programming of complementary arts — poetry with music, dance and visual art — in several striking settings in Manchester, UK,  particularly the Whitworth Art Gallery.
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Midnightstown – Tom French

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‘All I see is her bare feet on the deal stairs, her face,

when she sees the world turned white, turn towards

our two faces to ask, ‘What did you do?
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Poem of the day: Kerry Hardie's "Ship of Death"

Poem of the day: Kerry Hardie's "Ship of Death" | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
After an unexpected Easter Monday hiatus, we have returned with another poem for National Poetry Month. We hope you enjoy “Ship of Death” by Kerry Hardie from The Wake Forest Book of Irish Women’s ...
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Carcanet Press - Eavan Boland: A Poet's Dublin - with her own striking photographs

Carcanet Press - Eavan Boland: A Poet's Dublin - with her own striking photographs | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
One of the outstanding literary publishers of our time, Carcanet Press has a special emphasis on poetry from around the world. This is the best place to buy poetry on the web, and offers a massive resource of poems, reviews and pictures for free.
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Facing the Music - Emma Donoghue

Facing the Music - Emma Donoghue | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The breathless voice with the familiar Irish lilt is either in a rush or filled with excitement. (Emma Donoghue probes unsolved murder in new novel: The breathless voice with the familiar Irish lilt is either...
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