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Imagines

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New Dublin Press is an Irish small-press publisher and performance
organiser committed to innovative work across disciplines and media.
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ITALO-IRISH LITERATURE EXCHANGE 2014: COVER REVEAL - LOST BETWEEN ANTHOLOGY

ITALO-IRISH LITERATURE EXCHANGE 2014: COVER REVEAL - LOST BETWEEN ANTHOLOGY | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
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Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: 1945 – The Demon Lover and Other Stories, by Elizabeth Bowen

Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: 1945 – The Demon Lover and Other Stories, by Elizabeth Bowen | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The writer used her unique imagination to devastating effect in these stories
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"Drochblas an Athar Troy", read by poet Pádraig Ó Snodaigh

Irish poet Pádraig Ó Snodaigh reading his poem "Drochblas an Athar Troy".
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Book Launch: Here’s Me Here by Glenn Patterson

Book Launch: Here’s Me Here by Glenn Patterson | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Tuesday 23 June 6.30pm Here’s Me Here: Further Reflections of a Lapsed Protestant (New Island Books) features a wide and thought-provoking selection of Glenn Pa
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Irish fiction at Edinburgh with Donal Ryan and Michèle Forbes – podcast

Irish fiction at Edinburgh with Donal Ryan and Michèle Forbes – podcast | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Guardian first book award winner Donal Ryan takes us back to county Tipperary, while Michèle Forbes heads to Belfast for a novel of submerged secrets
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Enright's 5 top Irish readers of their own work - RTE.ie

RTE.ie Enright's 5 top Irish readers of their own work RTE.ie Ahead of her appearance at the Hay Festival in Kells at the end of June, Irish fiction laureate and Man Booker Prize winner Anne Enright has named her five favourite Irish authors at...
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A Yeatsian balancing act between music and words - Irish Times

A Yeatsian balancing act between music and words - Irish Times | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Yeats might well have appreciated the wordiness of William Brooks’s Everlasting Voices, which revisits the poet’s ideals of ‘chaunting’
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There Now by Eamon Grennan

There Now by Eamon Grennan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Eamon Grennan
In these short poems full of patient listening, looking, and responding, Eamon Grennan again presents a world of brilliantly excavated moments.
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Joyce On Film: Two Gallants

Based on the short story by James Joyce. Two Gallants tells the tale of Lenehan, a man down on his luck and pushed to the point where he'll do anything to get by…
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Bloomsday:The Rosenbach is proud to own James Joyce's manuscript of Ulysses

Bloomsday:The Rosenbach is proud to own James Joyce's manuscript of Ulysses | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Rosenbach is proud to own James Joyce's manuscript of Ulysses (more info here) and we hope you will join us for our 23rd annual Bloomsday celebration!
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Poets and fans gather for WB Yeats celebrations in Sligo - Irish Times

Poets and fans gather for WB Yeats celebrations in Sligo - Irish Times | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
‘Absolutely Fabulous’ actor Joanna Lumley declares Sligo has stolen her heart
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A journey through James Joyce’s Dublin - Take a journey through Dublin and the events of Bloomsday - James Joyce's Ulysses - BBC Radio 4

A journey through James Joyce’s Dublin - Take a journey through Dublin and the events of Bloomsday - James Joyce's Ulysses - BBC Radio 4 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The sights and sounds of Dublin are the backdrop to Ulysses.
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'The Ballroom Cafe' features heady brew of hate and scandal

'The Ballroom Cafe' features heady brew of hate and scandal | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Irish Examiner journalist Ann O?Loughlin last night launched her debut novel
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OH BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU GONE?

OH BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU GONE? | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Sound of Typing In a poem I wrote a decade or two ago, a bison appears to me in a dream, and gives me a short, facetious resumé of my writing career, dwelling mainly on the development of the technical aspects: A sentence now, a sentence...
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Denis Donoghue: Why WB Yeats matters

Denis Donoghue: Why WB Yeats matters | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
As even the hostile critic FR Leavis conceded, in Yeats’s poetry ‘there is no element of a man’s experience in the twentieth century that, of its nature, it excludes’
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"Oileán na nGael", read in Irish by poet Pádraig Ó Laighin

Irish poet Pádraig Ó Laighin reading his poem "Oileán na nGael" in the Special Collections reading room in UCD Library.
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Ireland's shameful secret of forced adoptions was a story I had to write - Irish Times

Ireland's shameful secret of forced adoptions was a story I had to write - Irish Times | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Ann O’Loughlin’s The Ballroom Cafe was inspired by the ‘small voices’ of unmarried mothers she interviewed who were forced by the church to surrender their children
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Celebrities celebrate James Joyce and WB Yeats in London

Celebrities celebrate James Joyce and WB Yeats in London | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Ambassador Dan Mulhall with Lisa Dwan, Aisling Bea and Tamsin Greig at the Bloomsday/Yeatsday event held in London yesterday (Photos Mal McNally) TV favourite Dermot O’Leary and musician Cerys Matthews were among the celebrities who came out to...
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10 things we learned at Borris Festival of Writing and Ideas - Irish Times

10 things we learned at Borris Festival of Writing and Ideas - Irish Times | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Who is David Gilmour’s favourite lyricist? Why are film adaptations inferior to the books? Can poetry replace liturgy? All these questions and more were answered in Co Carlow
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Aisling Ghéar, Irish Language Theatre

Aisling Ghéar, Irish Language Theatre | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
RT @GnoUladh: Aisling Ghéar, Irish Language Theatre http://t.co/J8E6jiQXC2
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► VIDEO: Joyceans in full bloom at Glasnevin Cemetery

► VIDEO: Joyceans in full bloom at Glasnevin Cemetery | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The annual Bloomsday event at Glasnevin Cemetery took place featuring a reenactment from the 'Hades' chapter of James Joyce's Ulysses. Video: Daniel O'Connor
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The Year of Yeats

The Year of Yeats | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
It’s not too much of a stretch to say that this blog is in existence because of WB Yeats (born June 1865, died Jan 1939). In fact, all of my writings can be traced back to this poet. It’s true that...
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Bloomsday: It’s all about liver and kidneys at Glasnevin

Bloomsday: It’s all about liver and kidneys at Glasnevin | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
More than 100 James Joyce fans attend the celebration
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Free ebook by Project Gutenberg: Ulysses by James Joyce

Free ebook by Project Gutenberg: Ulysses by James Joyce | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
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