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Irish Poetry Reading Collection

Irish Poetry Reading Collection | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Irish Poetry Reading Collection, which forms part of the Irish Poetry Reading Archive, is a central repository for readings by Irish poets, in both the English and the Irish
language. This collection aims to capture and preserve the rich and diverse landscape of poetry in Ireland, and includes the voices of: established poets; emerging poets; performance poets;
avant-garde poets; English and Irish language poets; and Irish diaspora poets. Many of the readings are accompanied by h
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Uimhir a Cúig | Roma Walking Around: Prose and Poetry Translations From Mexico – Dylan Brennan

Uimhir a Cúig | Roma Walking Around: Prose and Poetry Translations From Mexico – Dylan Brennan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Burroughs & Kerouac, Mexican writers like Ramón López Velarde & Juan Rulfo
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The Beauty Queen of Leenane comes to the Carnegie Arts Centre - West Cork Times

The Beauty Queen of Leenane comes to the Carnegie Arts Centre - West Cork Times | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
West Cork's daily online Newspaper. The latest news, reviews and information from West Cork, Ireland.
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Read all 6 shortlisted short stories for Irish Short Story of the Year

The fantastic writing.ie have all 6 shortlisted titles for the Irish Short Story of the Year for you to read at this link. They are...
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These 7 Irish novels have been nominated for the world’s most valuable literary prize

These 7 Irish novels have been nominated for the world’s most valuable literary prize | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
160 books were nominated by libraries in 118 cities and 44 countries worldwide.
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Seven Irish novels on International Dublin Literary Award longlist - BelfastTelegraph.co.uk

Seven Irish novels on International Dublin Literary Award longlist - BelfastTelegraph.co.uk | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Seven Irish novels have made it on to the longlist for the world's richest literary prize.
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Dublin You Are-video is based around the words of poet Stephen James Smith

The Dublin You Are project came about in a collaborative manner between a number of Dublin-based artists, Dublin2020 and the people of Dublin. The video is b...
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Haiku na seachtaine…

Haiku na seachtaine… | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
‘Haiku na Seachtaine’ – Leagan Gaeilge le Gabriel Rosenstock de dhán eile leis an údar Albanach John McDonald
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DBF Interviews: Lisa McInerney

DBF Interviews: Lisa McInerney | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
We talked to Lisa McInerney about her debut novel, The Glorious Heresies (John Murray), and her appearance in The Long Gaze Back (New Island Books) anthology.
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DBF Interviews: Sarah Davis-Goff (Tramp Press)

DBF Interviews: Sarah Davis-Goff (Tramp Press) | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Ahead of the launch of the second title in their Recovered Voices series, we talked to Sarah Davis-Goff from Tramp Press about how the series came about.
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Variety Film Review: ‘Brooklyn’

Variety  Film Review: ‘Brooklyn’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Pascal Tessaud’s debut feature is less interested in narrative than in showcasing a semi-underground culture and a lot of talent on the mic.
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International Dublin Literary Award longlist announced

International Dublin Literary Award longlist announced | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Impressive show for German language writers with 11 titles among 160 nominated
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The Women’s Podcast question: What is your favourite Irish play by a woman?

The Women’s Podcast question: What is your favourite Irish play by a woman? | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
This week’s question is prompted by the recent furore over the 2016 programme for The Abbey Theatre which features only play written by a woman
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Edward Gero talks about McPherson's The Night Alive - DC Theatre Scene

Edward Gero talks about McPherson's The Night Alive - DC Theatre Scene | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Before donning Victorian garb once again as Ebenezer Scrooge for the annual “ghost story of Christmas,” A Christmas Carol at Ford’s Theatre, Edward Gero has unfinished business in Dublin.
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Books: O'Brien's fizzing, risk-taking symphony is a triumph - Irish Independent

Books: O'Brien's fizzing, risk-taking symphony is a triumph - Irish Independent | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
This year has seen much comment, here and abroad, about the fact that Irish fiction is undergoing a renaissance. Younger Irish authors like Sara Baume, Gavin Corbett, Lisa McInerney, Ro
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THE DEAD - The Dead, an opera based on The Dead by James Joyc at Project Arts Centre, Dublin

THE DEAD - The Dead, an opera based on The Dead by James Joyc at Project Arts Centre, Dublin | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
James Joyce’s Best-Loved Short Story The Dead is Given a Thrilling New Operatic Treatment
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Brooklyn author Toibin in running for world’s richest book prize

Brooklyn author Toibin in running for world’s richest book prize | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Wexford writer would win €100,000 if he walks away with gong
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Irish theatre abounds with brilliant women – unlike the Abbey's programme

Irish theatre abounds with brilliant women – unlike the Abbey's programme | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Abbey will commemorate the centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising with work by nine men and one woman. But its incoming co-directors should champion a very different model of national theatre
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Seven Irish authors on longlist for Dublin Award

Seven Irish authors on longlist for Dublin Award | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Books by seven Irish authors are on the longlist for the International Dublin Literary Award, the world's most valuable annual literary prize for a single work of fiction published in English.
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‘Not to learn Irish is to miss the opportunity of understanding life in this country…’ – ráiteas Heaney scaipthe ar gach scoil sa Stát

‘Not to learn Irish is to miss the opportunity of understanding life in this country…’ – ráiteas Heaney scaipthe ar gach scoil sa Stát | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Tá póstaer scaipthe ar gach scoil dara leibhéal sa Stát ag COGG ar a bhfuil ráiteas spreagúil faoin nGaeilge a rinne an file Séamus Heaney.
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DBF Interviews: Kate Dempsey

DBF Interviews: Kate Dempsey | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Kate Dempsey tells us all about her debut poetry collection, The Space Between (Doire Press), and being one of the Poetry Divas. Kate will appear as part of our RTÉ Radio 1 Arena Live Show.
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DBF Interviews: Donal Ryan

DBF Interviews: Donal Ryan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Author Donal Ryan tells us about his experiences in moving between novels and short stories. Donal will be one of several panellists at our Writing Long & Short event.
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Statement on behalf of the Board and Director of the Abbey Theatre | Abbey Theatre - Amharclann na Mainistreach

Statement on behalf of the Board and Director of the Abbey Theatre | Abbey Theatre - Amharclann na Mainistreach | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Abbey Theatre is the national theatre of Ireland.
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