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Pondling – Smock Alley – Interview with Genevieve Hulme-Beaman

Pondling Interview by Emily Elphinstone.
Genevieve Hulme-Beaman is an Actor, Playwright, and (if her writing is anything to go by) a bit of a creep.
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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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Bully for modern fiction, where we get inside the baddie’s head

Bully for modern fiction, where we get inside the baddie’s head | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
We love to loathe our literary bullies, argues Sarah Bannan. But modern novels, from Wonder to Skippy Dies, are also interested in understanding the angst of the antagonist
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Overheard at Listowel Writer’s Week… Anne Enright, Colm Tóibín, Nick Laird, Dennis Lehane - Independent.ie

Overheard at Listowel Writer’s Week… Anne Enright, Colm Tóibín, Nick Laird, Dennis Lehane - Independent.ie | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Listowel Writers’ Week - currently in its 44th year - hosted Irish literary heavyweights like Colm Tóibín, Anne Enright and Nick Laird, and Irish American author Dennis Le
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Paddy Mhéime Ó Súilleabháin - Two Poems

Paddy Mhéime Ó Súilleabháin - Two Poems | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Paddy Mhéime Ó Súilleabháin is from Loch Con Aortha, Conamara. He lives there with his wife Úna. He has been writing predominantly in the Irish language for some years now, both short stories and p...
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Uimhir a Cúig | Apology: Poems --- Victoria Kennefick

Uimhir a Cúig | Apology: Poems --- Victoria Kennefick | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Kennefick is not using the fixed stars to determine time and space but the sea itself. She resembles the whalesmen of Melville when he writes, “in maritime life, far more than in that of terra firm...
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Lisa Dwan on Beckett: ‘We don’t normally look at our frailty’

Lisa Dwan on Beckett: ‘We don’t normally look at our frailty’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Despite winning acclaim with Samuel Beckett’s Not I for 10 years, Lisa Dwan says this ‘big beast’ of theatre remains forever challenging
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31st Goldsmith International Literary festival takes place this weekend - Longford Leader

31st Goldsmith International Literary festival takes place this weekend - Longford Leader | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Now in its 31st year, the Oliver Goldsmith Literature Festival returns from Friday, May 29 to Sunday, May 31.
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GREETINGS, HERO STORIES BY AIDEN O’REILLY , reviewed by Joe Horgan

GREETINGS, HERO  STORIES BY AIDEN O’REILLY , reviewed by Joe Horgan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
GREETINGS, HERO
STORIES BY AIDEN O’REILLY
Honest Publishing 2014
http://www.honestpublishing.com
NO MORE HEROES ANYMORE
Ah, Irish fiction, what would you do with it. So beautiful, so lyrical.
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Two poems by Mary Noonan

Two poems by Mary Noonan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Moths
The artist is sitting, perfectly still,
by his mulberry tree, watching
it. He has been in that pose all day.
The white moths have flown
through my open window,
drawn by the light of a bedside lamp.
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The Gigli Concert – Gate Theatre – Review

The Gigli Concert – Gate Theatre – Review | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Gigli Concert by Tom Murphy – Gate Theatre
Directed by David Grindley
Starring – Dawn Bradfield, Declan Conlon and Denis Conway
J P W King (Conlon) is a Dynamatologist, a quack that offers easy answers to anyone willing to pay.
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A Skull In Connemara – Nottingham Playhouse

A Skull In Connemara – Nottingham Playhouse | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Writer: Martin McDonagh Director: Fiona Buffini Reviewer: Phil Lowe Make no bones about it – this production of A Skull in Connemara by Martin McDonagh at Nottingham Playhouse is a bloody cracking play.
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The Irish Writers in London Summer School: fiction, friction and elastic Paddies

The Irish Writers in London Summer School: fiction, friction and elastic Paddies | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A course bringing Irish in Britain writers and students together celebrates its 20th anniversary with Maurice Leitch, Roy Foster and Martina Evans. Unlike other courses, writers change but students keep coming back
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Maud Gonne autobiography fetches €5,200 in Yeats auction

Maud Gonne autobiography fetches €5,200 in Yeats auction | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Funds to be used for WB Yeats’s old summer home at Thoor Ballylee in south Galway
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The Boys of Bluehill by Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin review – distinctive and rewarding

The Boys of Bluehill by Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin review – distinctive and rewarding | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A murmur of nuns, dens, ruins … Ireland’s secret histories and the pain of the past echo through this powerful collection
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Interview: Keith Acheson - Belfast Book Festival - Latest News - Lagan Press

Interview: Keith Acheson - Belfast Book Festival - Latest News - Lagan Press | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Lagan Online talks to Keith Acheson, Festival Director of the upcoming Belfast Book Festival, about his personal highlights for the programme ahead.
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New sponsor sought for €100,000 Impac literary Award

New sponsor sought for €100,000 Impac literary Award | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Prize pot to be entirely publicly funded for first time in 20 year history
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Thursday’s Highlights: Anne Enright & Colm Tóibín, Paul Durcan & Lucinda Sly

The Literary Pub Trail
Day One got off to a great start with the first our renowned Morning Walks, ‘Listowel & it’s People’, led by local historian Vincent Carmody.
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Roddy Doyle Interview - hotpress.com

Roddy Doyle Interview - hotpress.com | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Hot Press's Write Here, Write Now competition took place as part of Dublin’s One City, One Book festivities, which this year celebrated Roddy Doyle’s brilliant Barrytown Trilogy.
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Listowel Writers' Week: Author Eoin McNamee scoops €15k award for his novel ... - Irish Independent

Listowel Writers' Week: Author Eoin McNamee scoops €15k award for his novel ... - Irish Independent | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Author Eoin McNamee has scooped a €15,000 prize for his novel Blue Is The Night.
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Irish poet WB Yeats honoured with worldwide 150th birthday celebrations - The Guardian

From a new Irish stamp to a public reading by Fiona Shaw, global events in honour of ‘a great public and private poet’ begin
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John Boyne Receives Highest Honours at Hay

John Boyne Receives Highest Honours at Hay | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
At the world renowned Hay Festival 2015, Irish author John Boyne received the prestigious Nielsen Book Platinum Author Award for his incredible book The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas.
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Glucksman Library, University of Limerick: Getting to know Irish Writers at the University of Limerick

Glucksman Library, University of Limerick: Getting to know Irish Writers at the University of Limerick | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Getting to know Irish Writers at the University of Limerick http://t.co/CGBNj8Etr3
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