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New Fiction: portrait of a passionate Eileen Gray

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Patricia O’Reilly’s fifth novel brings colour to a real-life Irish designer
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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 A Month in the Country by Ivan Turgenev in a version by Brian Friel

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Digital scholarship center maps connections between Belfast poets - Emory News Center

Digital scholarship center maps connections between Belfast poets - Emory News Center | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A new website called Belfast Group Poetry Networks will make it easier to understand the connections between Irish writers, particularly members of the mid-1960s Belfast Group, using open-source software created by the Emory Center for Digital...
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Plaque in memory of Frank McCourt outside Limerick pub - Limerick Leader

Plaque in memory of Frank McCourt outside Limerick pub - Limerick Leader | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
AS the sixth anniversary of his death approaches a plaque will be unveiled in honour of the Pulitzer Prize winning author Frank McCourt outside a pub where he famously drank his first pint.
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Canadian Stage bringing Lisa Dwan’s Beckett Trilogy to Toronto

The Irish actress’s performance of three short works by Samuel Beckett – Not I, Footfalls and Rockaby – has been praised to the roof by critics in London and New York
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The six authors in the mix for Frank O’Connor award

The six authors in the mix for Frank O’Connor award | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
On Wednesday a winner will be announced for the most lucrative short-story prize in the world
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Ireland Literature Exchange (ILE) | :::::Writer Residency Opportunity in Berlin::::

Ireland Literature Exchange is the national organisation for the international promotion of Irish literature, in English and Irish.
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And the winner of the 2015 Glastonbury Poetry Slam is... Rory Jones

And the winner of the 2015 Glastonbury Poetry Slam is... Rory Jones | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Rory Jones!!!!!! who wins not only a beautiful golden unicorn but a spot to perform at next year's Glastonbury!!! Massive thanks to our hosts, Varjack and Simpson. Our sacrificial poet and last yea...
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What do you love about you life, Vincent Woods?

Fionn interviews Vincent Woods, an Irish poet and playwright. He currently hosts The Arts Show on RTÉ Radio 1. His poetry collections include The Colour of ...
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Galway publishers take centre stage

Galway publishers take centre stage | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Writers from Galway publishers Wordsonthestreet and Doire Press will be celebrated at the July Over the Edge Writers’ gathering which takes place next Thursday, July 9, from 6.30-8pm at Galway City Library.
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Heather Brett - Witness

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Article in PDF (Download) Witness by  Heather Brett, Irish Poet, Writer and Editor  Heather Brett is an important contemporary Irish poet. “Witness” is an absorbing fourth collection where the ever...
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New Poem by Michael Rosen on Eurocracy Versus Democracy

New Poem by Michael Rosen on Eurocracy Versus Democracy | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Standby for long grey files of Europe’s elder statesmen their wallets stuffed with the riches of bad banking, offshore deals and weird deals we know not of standing solemnly in front of us telling us that the Greek people are mad, irresponsible,...
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E Y E W E A R: ANNOUNCING THE EYEWEAR BEST NEW BRITISH & IRISH POETS SERIES AND COMPETITION

E Y E W E A R: ANNOUNCING THE EYEWEAR BEST NEW BRITISH & IRISH POETS SERIES AND COMPETITION | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
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Emory Centre for Digital Scholarship-The Belfast Group connected a new generation of poets and writers from Northern Ireland

Emory Centre for Digital Scholarship-The Belfast Group connected a new generation of poets and writers from Northern Ireland | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
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The Weir by Conor McPherson. An Irish Repertory Theatre production at DR2

In a remote country pub in Ireland, newcomer Valerie arrives and becomes spellbound by an evening of ghostly stories told by the local bachelors who drink ...
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Story telling and Poetry night at 'An Teach Baeg', Clonakilty, Ireland.

A night of Irish Storytelling & Poetry at 'An Teach Baeg', O'Donovan's Hotel, Cloch na gCoillte, West Cork, Ireland. Life is good ....
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Mixed results for first editions of James Joyce’s Ulysses - Portrait of the Artist goes for £40,000 and Poems by WB Yeats sells for £9,000

Mixed results for first editions of James Joyce’s Ulysses - Portrait of the Artist goes for £40,000 and Poems by WB Yeats sells for £9,000 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Portrait of the Artist goes for £40,000 and Poems by WB Yeats sells for £9,000
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Jack Harte: Homage to Myles - Writer's Arse

Jack Harte: Homage to Myles - Writer's Arse | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
  The Writer had us all in a quandary when he came into the pub last night. He looked like a cat that had eaten ten mice for the dinner. Out of his pocket he took a piece of plastic, smoothed ...
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President Higgins' speech at the John Hewitt International Summer School

President Higgins' speech at the John Hewitt International Summer School | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Hewitt's lifelong work was to understand himself and his place – his identity, his culture, his region, to achieve an understanding of the self & the world.
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Bernard O'Donoghue reviews John McAuliffe's latest collection, The Way In

Bernard O'Donoghue reviews John McAuliffe's latest collection, The Way In | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Poetry review: The Way In
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Damian Smyth on John Hewitt - The John Hewitt Society

Damian Smyth on John Hewitt - The John Hewitt Society | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
'He is obsessed by the marking down of detail which cumulates into an historical narrative the scope and impetus of which has no parallel in these islands.'
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The Arts Council University of Limerick Writer's Fellowship 2016

The Arts Council University of Limerick Writer's Fellowship 2016 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Arts Council University of Limerick Writer's Fellowship 2016 Applications are invited from Irish writers of established reputation for the Arts Council Univ
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The Lives of Women by Christine Dwyer Hickey is the new Irish Times Book Club ... - Irish Times

The Lives of Women by Christine Dwyer Hickey is the new Irish Times Book Club ... - Irish Times | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A modern Valley of the Squinting Windows moved from small-town Ireland to suburbia
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Announcing the recipients of the Irish Writers Centre / Cill Rialaig residencies

Announcing the recipients of the Irish Writers Centre / Cill Rialaig residencies | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Recipients of Irish Writers Centre Cill Rialaig residencies, Andrea Carter, Anthony Glavin, Catherine Dunne, Lia Mills, Louise Phillips, Maria McManus, Seán Hardie
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