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Sinéad Morrissey's poetry and literary heroines – books podcast

Sinéad Morrissey's poetry and literary heroines – books podcast | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Fresh from winning the TS Eliot prize for poetry, Sinéad Morrissey joins us in the studio to read from her collection, Parallax.
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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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Gate Theatre’s multimedia archive to be digitised by NUIG

Gate Theatre’s multimedia archive to be digitised by NUIG | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Project includes hundreds of videos, scripts and programmes
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Illustrator Lynch appointed Ireland's children's laureate | The Bookseller

Illustrator Lynch appointed Ireland's children's laureate | The Bookseller | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A picture book illustrator from Belfast, PJ Lynch, has been named as Ireland's new children’s laureate.
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Interview with Irish Poet & Playwright Stephen James Smith

Interview with Irish Poet & Playwright Stephen James Smith | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Met up with @sjsWORDS for an inspirational talk poetry, gargle and life. #dublin #poetry it https://t.co/nYSMl5jl36 https://t.co/hdKbpO3KWP
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Crossan scoops Ireland's Children's Book of the Year Award

Crossan scoops Ireland's Children's Book of the Year Award | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Carnegie Medal and YA Book Prize-shortlisted author Sarah Crossan has won the 26th CBI Book of the Year Award - making her the fourth author ever to win both the Book of the Year Award and the Children’s Choice award with her title One (Bloomsbury...
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Brighton author John O'Donoghue wins the 2016 Irish Post Listowel Writers' Week creative writing competition - Irish Post

Brighton author John O'Donoghue wins the 2016 Irish Post Listowel Writers' Week creative writing competition - Irish Post | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The 2016 winner of The Irish Post Listowel Writers' Week creative writing competition is John O’Donoghue from Brighton.
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Irish author Lucy Caldwell tells how son's brush with death inspired most deeply personal work 

Irish author Lucy Caldwell tells how son's brush with death inspired most deeply personal work  | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
While many budding authors will have been encouraged to "write what you know", Lucy Caldwell always took the opposite to be true.
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Books Ireland founder Jeremy Addis on its first 40 years

Books Ireland founder Jeremy Addis on its first 40 years | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Returns are rarely good news in the book trade, but many happy returns to Books Ireland, now an elder statesman of the Irish publishing industry
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Watch: PJ Lynch Laureate na nOg

Introducing Ireland's fourth Laureate na nÓg PJ Lynch. PJ is an internationally renowned illustrator and author of children's books.
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Thomas Kinsella: ‘the most notable career performance since William Butler Yeats’

Thomas Kinsella: ‘the most notable career performance since William Butler Yeats’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
With Late Poems, Thomas Kinsella joins WB Yeats, James Joyce and Samuel Beckett as the last in the Capital of Letters’ Big Four
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hardPressed poetry: Review of Astonished Birds and Imaginary Gardens in the Irish University Review

hardPressed poetry: Review of Astonished Birds and Imaginary Gardens in the Irish University Review #books #poetry https://t.co/FbyRYQQlu9
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Listowel Writers’ Week: Slane for the brain

Listowel Writers’ Week: Slane for the brain | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Bill Clinton described the Hay Festival as ‘Woodstock for the mind’. For people who like books, ideas and a generous dollop of celebrity, the literary festival is a summer fix
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Maeve Brennan story: The Day We Got Our Own Back

Maeve Brennan story: The Day We Got Our Own Back | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
In 1922, when she was five, unfriendly men with revolvers raided the Brennan family home in Ranelagh, Dublin, in search of Maeve’s father, who was on the run
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The Guardian:Sarah Crossan wins the Irish children's book of the year

The Guardian:Sarah Crossan wins the Irish children's book of the year | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A moving story of conjoined twins written in verse sweeps to victory at the Children’s Books Ireland awards 2016, with Louise O’Neill receiving the Honour award
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New musical celebrates James Joyce’s muse, his wife Nora Barnacle (VIDEOS)

New musical celebrates James Joyce’s muse, his wife Nora Barnacle (VIDEOS) | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
An interview with Jonathan Brielle, composer of “Himself and Nora.”
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Nuala O'Connor-PUBLISHERS WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENT

Nuala O'Connor-PUBLISHERS WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENT | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Publishers Weekly has announced my new novel so I guess I can too :) Coming, most likely, in 2018.
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Poem of the week: The Ash Plant by Seamus Heaney

Poem of the week: The Ash Plant by Seamus Heaney | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Written in memory of his cattle-farming father, this tribute lends him a kind of mythical power as a guide to knowing both life and death
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Mike McCormack: ‘I had the canny idea of writing a long sentence instead of a book’

Mike McCormack: ‘I had the canny idea of writing a long sentence instead of a book’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
In his novel Solar Bones, McCormack has written an expansive tale about a ghost, which is also a ‘hymn to engineers’
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Interview with Thomas Morris

Interview with Thomas Morris | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Icarus is a student literary magazine based at Trinity College Dublin,
publishing artwork, drama, graphic fiction, photography, poetry and prose.
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Anne Enright: In search of the real Maeve Brennan

Anne Enright: In search of the real Maeve Brennan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Those who knew Maeve Brennan described her as stylish or Irish; she went from celebrated New Yorker writer to obscurity in a nursing home. But her short stories, lovely and unbearable, live on
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PJ Lynch announced as Laureate na nÓg by President Michael D Higgins

PJ Lynch announced as Laureate na nÓg by President Michael D Higgins | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Award-winning author and illustrator from Belfast succeeds Eoin Colfer as champion of children’s literature
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Preview Himself and Nora-The new musical is inspired by the life of novelist James Joyce.

Preview Himself and Nora-The new musical is inspired by the life of novelist James Joyce. | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The new musical is inspired by the life of novelist James Joyce.
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Introduction & News - Irish Poetry Reading Archive - LibGuides at UCD Library

Introduction & News - Irish Poetry Reading Archive - LibGuides at UCD Library | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
RT @UCDLibrary: Take a break & listen to Irish poets reading their poems in #IrishPoetry Reading Archive. https://t.co/9SHkWrMf1c https://t…
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PJ Lynch is Ireland's new children's laureate

PJ Lynch is Ireland's new children's laureate | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The year of the ‘big picture’: author and illustrator PJ Lynch is announced the fourth Laureate na nÓg in Dublin
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Cyprus Avenue, a short story by Lucy Caldwell

Cyprus Avenue, a short story by Lucy Caldwell | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Taken from her new collection, Multitudes, this is the story of a London-based exile’s difficult annual return home to Belfast for Christmas, which this year proves different
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