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The rise of the Irish literary magazine - Independent.ie

The rise of the Irish literary magazine - Independent.ie | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Not long ago, the book world was seized by collective panic over the uncertain future of print. Readers switched to new digital devices. Print sales nosedived. Bookstores struggled to s
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Up-to-Date Coverage of The World of Irish Literature
Curated by Gerard Beirne
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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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Smithereens Press - SP19 female corpse by Sheila Mannix

Smithereens Press - SP19 female corpse by Sheila Mannix | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Online Poetry Publisher - Smithereens Press, chapbook SP19 female corpse by Sheila Mannix.
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Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye - one hundred years in

Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye - one hundred years in | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
by Eric FitzGerald JIM Nolan’s play ‘Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye’ takes a wry and funny look at Irish life one hundred years after the 1916 Rising. From the offices of the Inishshannon Chronicle,intrepid staff reports the news as the country faces a General Election. Their town attempts to mark the 1916 Centenary by celebrating …
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North West Words Irish Language Poetry Award Night Thursday 30th March

North West Words Irish Language Poetry Award Night Thursday 30th March | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A blog from an Irish writers' group Garden Room Writers in Donegal about short stories, poetry, and memoir.
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Opera Journal: Cleary - Vampirella (Dublin, 2017)

Opera Journal: Cleary - Vampirella (Dublin, 2017) | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Siobhán Cleary - Vampirella Royal Irish Academy of Music, Lir Academy of Dramatic Art, 2017 Andrew Synnott, Tom Creed, Sara
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Review: Vampirella Composer Siobhan Cleary & Librettist Katy Hayes – Smock Alley, Dublin

Review: Vampirella Composer Siobhan Cleary & Librettist Katy Hayes – Smock Alley, Dublin | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Director: Conor Hanratty Composer: Siobhan Cleary Librettist: Katy Hayes Conductor: Andrew Synnott Reviewer: Laura Marriott The world premiere of Oper
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Crime pays, from academia to bestseller lists

Crime pays, from academia to bestseller lists | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Trinity College Dublin founded the world’s first MPhil in Popular Literature while crime writers are at the cutting edge of fiction as well as topping the charts
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‘Irish Times’ Poetry Now Award won by Paddy Bushe

‘Irish Times’ Poetry Now Award won by  Paddy Bushe | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Dublin-born poet wins €2,000 prize for his collection ‘On A Turning Wing’
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Slipping by John Toomey review: a novel take on murder

Slipping by John Toomey review:  a novel take on murder | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
There’s nothing generic about John Toomey’s story of a teacher who kills his wife
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Winner of Seamus Heaney Award for New Writing Announced

Winner of Seamus Heaney Award for New Writing Announced | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Congratulations to Glen Wilson (pictured left), winner of the 2017 Seamus Heaney Award for New Writing, presented at Seamus Heaney HomePlace. The award was announced alongside the launch of the new…
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Vertigo nominated for Edge Hill University Short Story Prize | Tramp Press

Vertigo nominated for Edge Hill University Short Story Prize | Tramp Press | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Independent Irish Publisher
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Razor-sharp, affectionate take on founding of national theatre

Razor-sharp,  affectionate take on founding of national theatre | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Corn Exchange’s marvellous, witty creation brings house down at the Abbey
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The Guardian: Frank Delaney obituary -Irish author, arts broadcaster, scholar and literary prize judge who delighted in being called ‘the most eloquent man in the world’

The Guardian: Frank Delaney obituary -Irish author, arts broadcaster, scholar and literary prize judge who delighted in being called ‘the most eloquent man in the world’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Irish author, arts broadcaster, scholar and literary prize judge who delighted in being called ‘the most eloquent man in the world’
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THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE – A REHEARSED READING | New Theatre Sydney

THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE – A REHEARSED READING | New Theatre Sydney | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
» THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE – A REHEARSED READING | NEW THEATRE SYDNEY
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Walter Scott prize for historical fiction unveils 2017 shortlist  including Sebastian Barry

Walter Scott prize for historical fiction unveils 2017 shortlist  including Sebastian Barry | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Judges hail vintage year as major authors including Sebastian Barry and Rose Tremain contend alongside unfamiliar names for £25,000 honour
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Vona Groarke: ‘If you want to change things, stand for election. Poems aren’t part of that’

Vona Groarke: ‘If you want to change things, stand for election. Poems aren’t part of that’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
‘Poetry’s response must be to remain true to itself rather than rush into rhetoric,
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Launch of Siobhán Campbell’s Heat Signature | Poetry Ireland

Launch of Siobhán Campbell’s Heat Signature | Poetry Ireland | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Thanks Irish Poetry Archive @UCDLibrary @UCDPoetry for the great work you do! All welcme launch @poetryireland rsvp https://t.co/11iLhVFA4o https://t.co/dbuPpWDzJN
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Michael Collins and Lost Souls: Blazing a trail

Michael Collins and Lost Souls: Blazing a trail | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Like Michael Collins, Paul Perry went to the US on a running scholarship before becoming a writer. He explains why he rates him so highly
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‘It captures a time before Dad became a public figure’: at home with Seamus Heaney

‘It captures a time before Dad became a public figure’: at home with Seamus Heaney | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Catherine Heaney remembers gatecrashing her poet father’s kitchen photoshoot
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8 Short Book Reviews

8 Short Book Reviews | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
  Sara Baume - A Line Made By Walking There is always a trepidation when you are handed the second novel by an author whose first one you came across, read and were genuinely astonished by. You hope against hope that the author isn't a one trick pony and that they'll disappoint you with a…
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Irish Writers and Culture

Irish Writers and Culture | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Related posts: Finding Films Holiday Books Call Up Magical Memories A Person’s a Person No Matter How Small-Dr. Seuss Arts and Crafts at Clermont
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Irish literary giant coming to Babel - The Buffalo News

Irish literary giant coming to Babel - The Buffalo News | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Like wine, 86-year-old Irish author Edna OBrien seems to get better with age.

OBriens latest novel, The Little Red Chairs, is her masterpiece, accordi…
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Niamh Boyce: Finally... & A Workshop

Niamh Boyce: Finally... & A Workshop | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Just back to blogging, after a bit of a hiatus, with some bits of news... the  final draft of my novel has just been (finally, finally!
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