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Eimear McBride a hit at Sydney Writers fest | Irish Echo

Eimear McBride a hit at Sydney Writers fest | Irish Echo | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Author Eimear McBride has caused a bit more than a stir in the literary community with her debut novel. A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing has won her comparisons to James Joyce and whisperings of the word genius are even ...
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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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Multitides by Lucy Caldwell: ‘Raw, compassionate and evocative’

Multitides by Lucy Caldwell: ‘Raw, compassionate and evocative’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
These stories had an urgency and freshness that was impossible to ignore, as well as control and that crystalline quality of great short stories, says Faber editor Angus Cargill
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Opinion: Staffless libraries are a terrible idea for Ireland

Opinion: Staffless libraries are a terrible idea for Ireland | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Staffless libraries are the first step towards the dismantling of the public library system as it is known and cherished.
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Irish Writers Flock to Bay Area for First Ever Los Gatos-Listowel Writers’ Festival | Indiana Headlines

Irish Writers Flock to Bay Area for First Ever Los Gatos-Listowel Writers’ Festival | Indiana Headlines | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
RT @indianaheadline: Irish Writers Flock to Bay Area for First Ever Los Gatos-Listowel Writers’ Festival https://t.co/DcFCqJYrXf https://t.…
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We Face This Land: the poem by Sarah Maria Griffin that inspired Dave Tynan’s video in support of the #repealtheeighth pro-choice campaign

We Face This Land: the poem by Sarah Maria Griffin that inspired Dave Tynan’s video in support of the #repealtheeighth pro-choice campaign | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The poem that inspired Dave Tynan’s video in support of the #repealtheeighth pro-choice campaign

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Multitides by Lucy Caldwell: ‘Raw, compassionate and evocative’

Multitides by Lucy Caldwell: ‘Raw, compassionate and evocative’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
These stories had an urgency and freshness that was impossible to ignore, as well as control and that crystalline quality of great short stories, says Faber editor Angus Cargill
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Emma Donoghue: 'You don’t feel like a queen on the red carpet, you feel a bit of a loser'

Emma Donoghue: 'You don’t feel like a queen on the red carpet, you feel a bit of a loser' | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The author of Room discusses the Oscars, writing children’s book and her new novel The Wonder on the Róisín Meets podcast
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The Importance Of Being Earnest - Irish Repertory Theatre Playbill - 1996 | eBay

The Importance Of Being Earnest - Irish Repertory Theatre Playbill - 1996 | eBay | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Importance Of Being Earnest - Irish Repertory Theatre Playbill - 1996 in Entertainment Memorabilia, Theater Memorabilia, Playbills | eBay
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Review: An English nurse investigates an 11-year-old girl who’s stopped eating in Emma Donoghue’s latest novel, The Wonder

Review: An English nurse investigates an 11-year-old girl who’s stopped eating in Emma Donoghue’s latest novel, The Wonder | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Wonder doesn’t quite keep up with Room's thunder, but it has the same keen observational power
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Paul Brady and Paul Muldoon unveil three new songs

Paul Brady and Paul Muldoon unveil three new songs | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon and singer Paul Brady have unveiled three new co-authored songs on RTÉ Radio 1's Sunday with Miriam.
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Launch of Mary O'Malley's "Playing the Octopus"

Launch of Mary O'Malley's "Playing the Octopus" | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Eventbrite - Poetry Ireland presents Launch of Mary O'Malley's "Playing the Octopus" - Wednesday, 28 September 2016 at Poetry Ireland. Find event and ticket information.
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Eileen Myles Reads James Schuyler (and Chats with Paul Muldoon)

Eileen Myles Reads James Schuyler (and Chats with Paul Muldoon) | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
                   The New Yorker's Poetry Podcast asks poets who have published in the New Yorker to choose a poem from the New Yorker's pages, read it, and discuss it with poetry editor Paul Muldoon, before reading one of their own poems that has appeared in the magazine.…
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A Collection Written in the Stars-Marie Heaney

A Collection Written in the Stars-Marie Heaney | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The late Seamus Heaney's wife Marie calls upon four centuries of distinguished bards in a new book of nighttime-themed poems and songs
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All We Shall Know by Donal Ryan review – a modern-day Irish tragedy

All We Shall Know by Donal Ryan review – a modern-day Irish tragedy | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
This is an extraordinary portrait of adultery, loneliness and betrayal in a closed small town community
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THEATRE ARTIST IN RESIDENCE - The Everyman

THEATRE ARTIST IN RESIDENCE - The Everyman | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Gare St. Lazare will be workshopping Beckett’s “How It Is” and will present two work in progress sharings throughout the residency.
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An Irish Roadtrip Weekend In and Around County Sligo Experienced Through the Life and Poetry of W.B. Yeats | Sidewalk Safari

An Irish Roadtrip Weekend In and Around County Sligo Experienced Through the Life and Poetry of W.B. Yeats | Sidewalk Safari | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Explore Sligo, Ireland (aka Yeats Country) and discover the poetry of W.B. Yeats in the process. A photo-rich blog post by Dublin-based travel blogger, Jennifer (aka Dr. J
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Hennessy New Irish Writing: winning poems in September 2016-‘The Art of Making Macarons’ and ‘Bird of Prey’ by Deirdre Daly

Hennessy New Irish Writing: winning poems in September 2016-‘The Art of Making Macarons’ and ‘Bird of Prey’ by Deirdre Daly | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
‘The Art of Making Macarons’ and ‘Bird of Prey’ by Deirdre Daly

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First-edition Beckett bio with Lucia Joyce autograph on sale

First-edition Beckett bio with Lucia Joyce autograph  on sale | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Bookmarks: Speaking on the Rising, Anne Enright in Limerick, and Mercier novel competition
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I Could Have Been a Dancer, by Sean Tanner-Hennessy New Irish Writing: September’s winning story

I Could Have Been a Dancer, by  Sean Tanner-Hennessy New Irish Writing: September’s winning story | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Hennessy New Irish Writing: September’s winning story
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NPR: Love Shifts The Self In 'The Lesser Bohemians' by Eimear McBride

NPR: Love Shifts The Self In 'The Lesser Bohemians' by Eimear McBride | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Eimear McBride's latest follows a young drama student who goes to London and falls for an older man. Her live, wriggling language makes a beautiful account of the ways the self is built and rebuilt.
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The Wonder by Emma Donoghue review – a thrilling domestic psychodrama

The Wonder by Emma Donoghue review – a thrilling domestic psychodrama | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Miracle, fraud or medical anomaly? A gripping investigation into an Irish girl’s fasting by the writer of Room
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Rí Rá Children’s Festival of Literature @ Irish Arts Center

Rí Rá Children’s Festival of Literature @ Irish Arts Center | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Rí Rá brings children and their families together to creatively engage with literature and encourage readers tall and small to discover new books, meet the creators, and share their love of literature through readings and storytelling...
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Video: Paul Brady sings I Like How You Think co-written with Paul Muldoon

"I Like How You Think' written by Paul Brady and Paul Muldoon.
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Poetry from Mary O'Donnell and Donald Gardner

Poetry from Mary O'Donnell and Donald Gardner | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Eventbrite - Books Upstairs presents Poetry from Mary O'Donnell and Donald Gardner - Tuesday, 4 October 2016 at Books Upstairs,. Find event and ticket information.
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