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Sligo, Leonard Cohen Recites W.B.Yeats, Lissadell House, july 31st , 2010 - YouTube

Sligo, Leonard Cohen Recites W.B.Yeats, Lissadell House, july 31st , 2010
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Woman flips sedan, destroys three parked cars in Vancouver including Anakana Schofield's

Woman flips sedan, destroys three parked cars in Vancouver including Anakana Schofield's | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Novelist Anakana Schofield had just returned home from a long flight when she heard the loud crash on West 16th Avenue. Her car was one of three destroyed in the crash.
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Poetry: Paul Muldoon, Ireland’s enigmatic riddler of rhymes

Poetry: Paul Muldoon, Ireland’s enigmatic riddler of rhymes | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The poet who ‘sounds like no one else’ has published his career-defining collection
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Peninsula Productions is proud to present the Canadian Premiere of Jaki McCarrick’s beautiful play Belfast Girls.

Peninsula Productions is proud to present the Canadian Premiere of Jaki McCarrick’s beautiful play Belfast Girls. | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Peninsula Productions is proud to present the Canadian Premiere of Jaki McCarrick’s beautiful play Belfast Girls.
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Irish poet and novelist will visit ASU next week

Irish poet and novelist will visit ASU next week | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Esteemed Irish poet John F. Deane will be visiting Arizona from Nov. 11-14.
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Mike McCormack says Goldsmiths Prize win is ‘payback’ for his publisher Tramp

Mike McCormack says Goldsmiths Prize win is ‘payback’ for his publisher Tramp | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Prestigious experimental fiction prize won by Irish author for third time in four years
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Watch: Poets gather at Kennys Bookshop to celebrate 35 years of Salmon Poetry - October 2016

Poets gather at Kennys Bookshop to celebrate 35 Years of Salmon Poetry with the launch of the anthology 'Even The Daybreak' - editor Jessie Lendennie. Man
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A story before bedtime: 'The Cure for Too Much Feeling' by Bernie McGill

A story before bedtime: 'The Cure for Too Much Feeling' by Bernie McGill | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
by Bernie McGill
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President Trump: Irish writers have their say

President Trump: Irish writers have their say | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A host of Irish and international voices including Declan Kiberd, Lisa McInerney, Louise O’Neill, Misha Glenny and Ardal O’Hanlon react
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Single sentence novel wins Goldsmiths prize for books that 'break the mould'

Single sentence novel wins Goldsmiths prize for books that 'break the mould' | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Mike McCormack’s Solar Bones takes £10,000 prize, making him the third Irish author to win in four years
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MEAS Writers to launch first book

MEAS Writers to launch first book | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Their new collection of short stories, 'Wild Atlantic Words', to be launched next week
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"Room Conversation with Irish Poet, Desmond OGrady"

"Room Conversation with Irish Poet, Desmond OGrady" | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Why there is fighting? Because the dog is thinking, “I am dog.” The cat is thinking, “I am cat.”
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Is it curtains for regional theatre as we know it?

Is it curtains for regional theatre as we know it? | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
With the closure of several regional theatre companies since 2008, and new funding mechanisms that favour Dublin-based artists, can regional theatre ever return to health?
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Bookmarks: a round-up of the latest Irish literary news and listings

Bookmarks: a round-up of the latest Irish literary news and listings | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Bookmarks: a round-up of the latest Irish literary news and listings

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POST-MIDNIGHT READING-Ciaran O'Driscoll

POST-MIDNIGHT READING-Ciaran O'Driscoll | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Picture shows me giving an impromptu post-midnight reading on request outside Bush's Bar, Baltimore, Co Cork. The poem was either 'Turnip
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Taoiseach admits the State failed to give arts attention it deserved

Taoiseach admits the State failed to give arts attention it deserved | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Enda Kenny says €48m cost of Easter Rising commemorations was money well spent
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Glen Hansard To Receive Oscar Wilde Award 2017 | Music | News | Hot Press

Glen Hansard To Receive Oscar Wilde Award 2017 | Music | News | Hot Press | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
One of the leading lights of Irish music for the past 25 years, Glen Hansard has been chosen as the recipient of the Oscar Wilde Award for 2017 – which will be presented during Oscar week in the Los Angeles. No one is mor
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Liam Ruiséal bookshop celebrates 100 years in business

Liam Ruiséal bookshop celebrates 100 years in business | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Headline Liam Ruiséal bookshop celebrates 100 years in business
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Numéro Cinq's Uimhir A Cúig Writers Feature Prominently in the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards | Numéro Cinq

Numéro Cinq's Uimhir A Cúig Writers Feature Prominently in the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards | Numéro Cinq | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Great to see that a number of Irish writers featured in Numéro Cinq‘s Irish series Uimhir a Cúig have been shortlisted for the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards.
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Lagan Online: Reaction to the US Elections

Lagan Online: Reaction to the US Elections | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
As  we all know by now, Donald Trump has beaten Hillary Clinton in the race to the White House. Many, especially outside of America, did not dare ever imagine that Trump would become America’…
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God has no Country – Smock Alley – Review

God has no Country – Smock Alley – Review | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
God has no Country - Smock Alley - Review by Frank L. Written and performed by Donal Courtney Hugh O’Flaherty was born in County Cork in 1898.
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Solar Bones by Mike McCormack wins £10,000 Goldsmiths Prize

Solar Bones by Mike McCormack wins £10,000 Goldsmiths Prize | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Prestigious experimental fiction prize won by Irish author for third time in four years

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Born on this day - Bram Stoker Created a Horror Classic from the Anxieties of his Age

Born on this day - Bram Stoker Created a Horror Classic from the Anxieties of his Age | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Bram Stoker’s interest in the macabre seems to have been with him from his youth. While at Trinity College, Dublin, he became a member of the University’s Philosophical Society, and the first paper…
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An Irishman’s Diary on John Keegan, the ‘Peasant Poet’

An Irishman’s Diary on John Keegan, the ‘Peasant Poet’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
An interesting Irishman's Diary on a forgotten 19th century Irish poet, John Keegan. https://t.co/Q7RjjFNSdz
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