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A Reading by Eamon Grennan at Emory University

Eamon Grennan was the thirteenth poet in the Raymond Danowski Poetry Library Reading Series and read in 2010. Grennan's books include Matter of Fact ...
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New documentary celebrates WB Yeats on the 150th anniversary of his birth (IrishCentral)

New documentary celebrates WB Yeats on the 150th anniversary of his birth (IrishCentral) | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
By Jane Walsh

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

“Nationwide” documentary on one of Ireland’s greatest poets available around the globe on RTE Player International. Read more
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Poet Pat Boran reading his poem "Children"

"Children", read by Irish poet Pat Boran. This poem is featured in the anthology "If Ever You Go: A Map of Dublin in Poetry and Song", the Dublin: One City One ...
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NEWS: Events announced for 125th Anniversary of Dorian Gray

NEWS: Events announced for 125th Anniversary of Dorian Gray | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A series of talks and events have been announced to mark the 125th Anniversary of the publication of The Picture Of Dorian Gray to accompany European Arts new production running at the St James Theatre, London 15-20 June.
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Saints & Sinners – New Theatre – Review

Saints & Sinners – New Theatre – Review | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Saints & Sinners – New Theatre – Review
Jun 8th – Jun 20th @ 7.30pm
Saints & Sinners is a collection of three short plays by W. B. Yeats.
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My favourite WB Yeats poem: Terry Wogan on 'When You are Old'

My favourite WB Yeats poem: Terry Wogan on 'When You are Old' | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
In honour of William Butler Yeats' 150 birthday, broadcaster Terry Wogan chooses his favourite of the poets works
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Glenn Patterson Q&A: ‘I will not live long enough to read the half of what I want to’

Glenn Patterson Q&A: ‘I will not live long enough to read the half of what I want to’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
'What was the first book to make an impression on me? The Bible. I had nightmares for weeks'
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New coin marks 150 years of WB Yeats

New coin marks 150 years of WB Yeats | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A special set of coins has been minted to mark the 150th anniversary of the birth of poet WB Yeats.
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Our favourite WB Yeats poem: John Banville and Colm Tóibín on 'Byzantium'

Our favourite WB Yeats poem: John Banville and Colm Tóibín on 'Byzantium' | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
As Yeats turns 150, authors John Banville and Colm Tóibín discuss the poem 'Byzantium' and why they chose it as their favourite
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Trinity academic and biographer of Patrick Kavanagh - Irish Times

Trinity academic and biographer of Patrick Kavanagh - Irish Times | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Antoinette Quinn: June 20th, 1940 - May 3rd, 2015
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An Irishwoman’s Diary on architect, poet, artist and literary critic Niall Montgomery

An Irishwoman’s Diary on architect, poet, artist and literary critic Niall Montgomery | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Centenary of the birth of a true pioneer
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My favourite WB Yeats poem: Blake Morrison on 'An Irish Airman Foresees His ... - Irish Times

My favourite WB Yeats poem: Blake Morrison on 'An Irish Airman Foresees His ... - Irish Times | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Poet Blake Morrison talks about 'An Irish Airman Foresees His Death', his favourite of Yeats' poems
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How I’ve used WB Yeats in my role as an Irish Ambassador

How I’ve used WB Yeats in my role as an Irish Ambassador | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Ireland’s representative in London on using the poet to introduce Ireland around the world
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Sara Baume nominated for First Book Award | Edinburgh International Book Festival

Sara Baume nominated for First Book Award | Edinburgh International Book Festival | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
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Rita Ann Higgins reads her poem "The Hedger"

Irish poet Rita Ann Higgins reads her poem "The Hedger" in the UCD Library Special Collections reading room.
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Saints and Sinners – The New Theatre, Dublin

Saints and Sinners – The New Theatre, Dublin | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Writer: W.B. Yeats Director: Cathal Quinn Reviewer: Saoirse Anton This production of Yeats’ Saints & Sinners by Mouth on Fire and The New Theatre is a mixed bag.
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My favourite WB Yeats poem: John Connolly on 'The Stolen Child'

My favourite WB Yeats poem: John Connolly on 'The Stolen Child' | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
John Connolly, author of the Charlie Parker Series, discusses his favourite poem by William Butler Yeats, The Stolen Child
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WB Yeats: How to read a poem - by Nick Laird

WB Yeats: How to read a poem - by Nick Laird | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The great Irish poet WB Yeats was born 150 years ago this June. Nick Laird analyses his unique reading style and describes the challenges of performing verse.
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Colm Tóibín on the women in his fiction – books podcast

Colm Tóibín on the women in his fiction – books podcast | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
We catch up with the novelist Colm Tóibín at the Charleston festival, and explore why women are so often at the centre of his work
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Book review: Anne Enright's prose dances and soars in bittersweet exploration ... - The Straits Times

Book review: Anne Enright's prose dances and soars in bittersweet exploration ... - The Straits Times | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
With prose pared to perfection, The Green Road proves why Anne Enright was chosen as the public face of Irish fiction this year.
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Clonakilty all set to celebrate Bloomsday - Irish Examiner

Clonakilty all set to celebrate Bloomsday - Irish Examiner | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Bloomsday is heading to West Cork
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BWW Features: Irish Success Stories at the Tony Awards - Broadway World

BWW Features: Irish Success Stories at the Tony Awards - Broadway World | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
When it comes to Irish theatre and the Tony Awards, the distance is never great.
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