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Murphy, Murfi and Rea bring Ballyturk to Dublin - RTE.ie

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Mikel Murfi is currently touring in his production of his one-man show The Man In The Woman's Shoes which was recently nominated for Best New Play at the Irish Times Irish Theatre Awards.
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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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Belfast's Lyric Theatre cast as villain after it emerges new play will feature ... - Belfast Telegraph

Belfast's Lyric Theatre cast as villain after it emerges new play will feature ... - Belfast Telegraph | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Belfast's Lyric Theatre has come under fire after it was revealed that its cast for a high-profile revival of one of Brian Friel's most popular plays has no locally-based actors in it.
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Meet the latest Irish novelist in the running for one of the world's biggest ...

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She got the nod for her latest book, The Green Road.
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Moya Cannon reads her poem "Carrying the Songs"

Poet Moya Cannon reads her poem "Carrying the Songs", in the UCD Library Special Collections Reading Room. Part of the Irish Poetry Reading Archive.
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The evolution of storytelling

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Debut author Paula McGrath explains why she loves making connections and the linking of multiple perspectives, both as a reader and a writer
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Moya Cannon reads her poem "Exuberance"

Poet Moya Cannon reads her poem "Exuberance", in the UCD Library Special Collections Reading Room. Part of the Irish Poetry Reading Archive.
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WATCH: First official trailer for Dublin author Emma Donoghue’s kidnap drama Room

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Irish author Emma Donoghue’s novel Room has been turned into a major new film.
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Moya Cannon reads her poem "Two Ivory Swans"

Poet Moya Cannon reads her poem "Two Ivory Swans", in the UCD Library Special Collections Reading Room. Part of the Irish Poetry Reading Archive.
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Irish novelist Anne Enright in contention for prestigious Man Booker Prize - Irish Independent

Irish novelist Anne Enright in contention for prestigious Man Booker Prize - Irish Independent | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Irish novelist Anne Enright has been included in the longlist for this year's Man Booker Prize, one of the literary world's most prestigious awards.
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Deadline: Patrick and Katherine Kavanagh Fellowship | Poetry Ireland

Deadline: Patrick and Katherine Kavanagh Fellowship | Poetry Ireland | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Deadline is August 28th for Irish poets to apply for the Patrick and Katherine Kavanagh Fellowship http://t.co/7FC8KFx7Qf
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Giving voice to the short story in 'a sad, twisted melancholy sort of night' - Anne Enright

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Anne Enright champions short-story writers at Galway International Arts Festival
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This Lime Tree Bower By Conor McPherson - Washington City Paper

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The play's extended monologue structure is a relatively common one in Irish theater, based on the tradition of the Irish shanachie, or storyteller.
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The World Adventures of a Niamh: Lost Between : Writings on Displacement an anthology

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Anne Enright in line for a second Man Booker Prize as 2015 longlist is announced

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Author Anne Enright is in line for her second Man Booker Prize. Picture: Getty Images
A Dublin author is hoping to double her success by scooping one of Britain’s biggest writing awards for the second time this year.
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Chills aplenty in trailer for Irish Oscar hopeful - Room by Emma Donoghue

Chills aplenty in trailer for Irish Oscar hopeful - Room by Emma Donoghue | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The first teaser for Room, the Irish-made adaptation of the Emma Donoghue bestseller, has been released. Distributors are giving the movie a big pre-Oscar push when it hits cinemas in the Autumn.
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'Striped Pyjamas' author looks to home in dark tales of abuse

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It is curious how short stories by Irish writers exude such a strong sense of place, and identity, even when there is a concerted attempt to escape Ireland, from James Joyce’s Dubliners to Edna O’Brien’s collections which emanate the nostalgia of...
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Moya Cannon reads her poem "Taom"

Poet Moya Cannon reads her poem "Taom", in the UCD Library Special Collections Reading Room. Part of the Irish Poetry Reading Archive.
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Moya Cannon reads her poem "Hands"

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Men and women take equal share in the Man Booker Prize longlist

Men and women take equal share in the Man Booker Prize longlist | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Seven female authors join the 'Booker's dozen', but Harper Lee's return goes unrewarded, in a year that has also seen an increase in American writers
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Irish publisher reveals

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When an Irish publisher asked writers submitting their manuscripts to name their literary influences, just 22% of the people named
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The International Association for the Study of Irish Literatures (IASIL) - Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

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Doing it with Passion! Writers in Ireland Series: Peter Murphy

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Peter Murphy is a writer, spoken-word performer, musician and journalist. His debut novel, John the Revelator was shortlisted for both the Costa First Novel Award and the Kerry Group Prize for Fict...
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