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New Jack Harte Bursary Announced

New Jack Harte Bursary Announced | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Irish Writers Centre and the Tyrone Guthrie Centre at Annaghmakerrig have come together to offer a two-week fully resourced Writer-in-Residence Bursary to take place in spring 2015. The award is named in honour of Jack Harte, founder of the...
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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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Novel Fair: an opportunity worth travelling 5,000 kms for!

Novel Fair: an opportunity worth travelling 5,000 kms for! | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
With the deadline for Novel Fair 2017 approaching we spoke to Mairéad Rooney—all the way from Canada—to get some inside tips!
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The Poetry Masterclass Series with Multiple Poets

The Poetry Masterclass Series with Multiple Poets | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
This unique course offers new, emerging and professional poets an inside look at the working techniques and processes of poets who have previously excelled at the craft.
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From “Parvit of Agelast” and other poems by Máighréad Medbh

From “Parvit of Agelast” and other poems by Máighréad Medbh | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
  From Parvit of Agelast (Verse Fantasy, to be published by Arlen House in 2016. The poems below are aspects of the ‘real’ world.) ‘Your face is ridiculous: O. . . . . leeeeee ugly :) <3 / thanks, sure i know !' :L’ – Ciara Pugsley, ask.fm net whn th little lite shinin frm abve…
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#THELITLISTDUB Podcast - Interview with Author KARL PARKINSON

Stream #THELITLISTDUB Podcast - Interview with Author KARL PARKINSON by buspoexpress from desktop or your mobile device
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Podcast: James Joyce (with Vincent O’Neill)

Podcast: James Joyce (with Vincent O’Neill) | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 57:05 — 39.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS | More Related
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Irish Writing - Irish Author Susan Lanigan: Why It’s Too Soon to...

Irish Writing - Irish Author Susan Lanigan: Why It’s Too Soon to... | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Irish Author Susan Lanigan: Why It’s Too Soon to Celebrate Irish Women WritersAuthor interviews can be tricky. Being a writer is a tough gig, with not a lot of time and money left over fo
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In Profile: Seamus Cashman, Poet | The Attic Sessions

In Profile: Seamus Cashman, Poet | The Attic Sessions | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
In the first of our profile films about Irish writers, poet Seamus Cashman reads from his long poem The Sistine Gaze.
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Annual Seamus Heaney Lecture: Declan Kiberd on "Modernism in the Streets: Joyce, Pearse and Stephens in 1916" // Events // Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies // University of Notre Dame

Annual Seamus Heaney Lecture: Declan Kiberd on "Modernism in the Streets: Joyce, Pearse and Stephens in 1916" // Events // Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies // University of Notre Dame | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Irish, Irish Studies, Ireland, Keough, Keough-Naughton Institute, Naughton, Field Day Review, Dublin Program, Why Irish Conference, undergraduate, graduate, NEH Fellowships
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A selection of Samuel Beckett’s Texts For Nothing
Conceived and performed by Lisa Dwan

A selection of Samuel Beckett’s Texts For Nothing<br/>Conceived and performed by Lisa Dwan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A selection of Samuel Beckett’s Texts For Nothing
Conceived and performed by Lisa Dwan
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The Glass Shore: Short Stories by Women Writers from the North of Ireland - New Island Books

The Glass Shore: Short Stories by Women Writers from the North of Ireland - New Island Books | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Glass Shore: Short Stories by Women Writers from the North of Ireland
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Conal Creedon is new writer-in-residence - Creative Writing at UCC

Conal Creedon is new writer-in-residence - Creative Writing at UCC | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
UCC MA in Creative Writing: be curious about literature; pursue creative excellence; develop your writing in a university context. MA, PhD and flexi options
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The Glorious Heresies

The Glorious Heresies | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
He left the boy outside its own front door. Farewell to it, and good luck to it. From here on in it would be squared shoulders and jaws, and strong arms and
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Top 10 seaside novels - Graham Greene to John Banville

Top 10 seaside novels - Graham Greene to John Banville | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
From Graham Greene to John Banville, many writers have been drawn to the dangerous transformations of stories told on the shore. Not exactly beach reading, these are some of the best
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Paris exhibition to celebrate life and work of Oscar Wilde

Paris exhibition to celebrate life and work of Oscar Wilde | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Manuscripts, photographs, paintings and personal items among the displays in honour of playwright who died in city
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Gems in the Slushpile: As An Nua Interviews Sarah Goff Davis and Lisa Coen, Tramp Press.

Gems in the Slushpile: As An Nua Interviews Sarah Goff Davis and Lisa Coen, Tramp Press. | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Siún Ní Dhuinn interviews Sarah Davis-Goff and Lisa Coen, founders of Independent Irish Publishing House, Tramp Press.
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Arena: "Procedure" by Fred Johnston

Arena: "Procedure" by Fred Johnston | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Fred Johnston reads his poem “Procedure”, which features in "Even The Daybreak", an anthology celebrating 35 years of Salmon Poetry
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Fred Johnston – Welcome

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Fred Johnston  is an Irish poet, novelist, literary critic and musician. He is the founder and current director of the Western Writers' Centre in Galway. He co-founded the Irish Writers' Co-operative in 1974, and founded Galway's annual Cúirt International Festival of Literature in 1986. His Recent work has appeared in The Spectator, The New Statesman,…
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How Irish culture got sucked in by the bog

How Irish culture got sucked in by the bog | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Barrie Cooke, Seamus Heaney, Patrick McCabe, Marina Carr . . . Ireland's soggy realms have inspired great art for generations
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Recommended Reading: Pond by Claire-Louise Bennett

Recommended Reading: Pond by Claire-Louise Bennett | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Claire-Louise Bennett's Pond* is the most unusual book I've read in years. It's not quite a novel in the sense that we're used to thinking about novels (with a plot or a trajectory, even), but neither is it a collection of short stories; nor is it prose poetry (though it makes the ordinary somehow unreal, a…
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Application under way for new €10m literary centre

Application under way for new €10m literary centre | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A planning application is due to be lodged for a new €10m international literary centre in the heart of Dublin.
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Debut Novel by Eileen Battersby TETHMARKS ON MY TONGUE   Kirkus Reviews

Debut Novel by Eileen Battersby TETHMARKS ON MY TONGUE   Kirkus Reviews | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Competitive rider, aspiring physicist, brilliant and pertinacious teenager: Helen Stockton Defoe takes her place among literature's unforgettable deadpan narrators like Meursault and Oskar Matzerath.
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