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A Prodigal Daughter Returns to Dublin by Sally Rooney

A Prodigal Daughter Returns to Dublin by Sally Rooney | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
"Mr Salary" by Sally Rooney appears in Granta Magazine's latest issue, New Irish Writing, #135. For more of today's best writing: www.granta.com. To become a
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Minds at War: James Joyce's Ulysses, Series 3, Minds at War, The Essay - BBC Radio 3

Minds at War: James Joyce's Ulysses, Series 3, Minds at War, The Essay - BBC Radio 3 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Minds at War: Elizabeth Bowen's The Last September
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UAntwerpen lanceert digitale versie van bibliotheek Samuel Beckett

UAntwerpen lanceert digitale versie van bibliotheek Samuel Beckett | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Donderdag wordt een digitale versie van de bibliotheek van de schrijver en Nobelprijswinnaar Samuel Beckett gelanceerd. De Universiteit van Antwerpen ontvangt deze week verschillende kenners op haar campus.
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National Poetry Day to be marked in Roscommon

National Poetry Day to be marked in Roscommon | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
>National Poetry Day, which takes place this Thursday April 28th, will be marked by a series of events throughout Roscommon.
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Movieliciousa-Sojourn a film by Paddy Slattery inspired by W.B. Yeats' Aedh: Q&A with stars Tristan Heanue and Nichola MacEvilly 

Movieliciousa-Sojourn a film by Paddy Slattery inspired by W.B. Yeats' Aedh: Q&A with stars Tristan Heanue and Nichola MacEvilly  | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Sojourn, a film by Paddy Slattery is inspired by a W.B. Yeats character Aedh
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Adrian Rice - Hickory Station Book Launch

Adrian Rice at the launch of his book, Hickory Station at the Hickory Station. www.press53.com/bioAdrianRice.html www.pixelatedperceptions.com
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Irish Poetry Prize Goes to Dashboard Confessional

Irish Poetry Prize Goes to Dashboard Confessional | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
"In modern times, poets write parodies about love. They send themselves up. Love poetry has become a form of retaliating first."
E.A. Markham, The Guardian, 13 February 1999


I wrote las
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Writing fighting in 1916 by Mary Morrissy

Writing fighting in 1916 by Mary Morrissy | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
One of the great what-ifs of Irish history is what would have happened if the 1916 leaders hadn’t been executed. On this  date, 100 years exactly since the Easter Rising began, it's worth asking another question, what would the rebels have done with their lives, had they lived? A quick trawl thought the 1916 Proclamation…
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Archive: Sliabh Luachra Voices From A Hidden People

Archive: Sliabh Luachra Voices From A Hidden People | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Voices from a Hidden People,1,Sliabh Luachra,RTE.ie 1971 Irish heritage,music,poetry,culture, Music of What Happens,Irish musical documentary,Moya Brennan,RTÉ,,history,stars, Dallamullóg,TG4,Clár 1,Ealíon,trádálaí,trades,ealaíontóirí,fooling art critics,dealbhóir,crannlia
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Poetry Ireland Introductions Series - International Literature Festival Dublin

Poetry Ireland Introductions Series - International Literature Festival Dublin | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Established in 1989 by poet Theo Dorgan, Poetry Ireland’s Introductions Series offers exciting opportunities for talented, emerging poets to showcase their work. Many acclaimed poets have come through the series including Enda Wyley, Kerry Hardie, Alan Jude Moore, Pat Boran and Caoilinn Hughes. This year, Poetry Ireland is teaming up with the Irish Writers Centre, …
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The Laureate for Irish Fiction Lecture: Anne Enright

The Laureate for Irish Fiction Lecture: Anne Enright | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Calendar of events for New York University.
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Rob Doyle’s legs dangle over the edge of Hell: his characters are all firmly in the pit

Rob Doyle’s legs dangle over the edge of Hell: his characters are all firmly in the pit | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
‘There is a tendency to characterise this kind of storytelling as ironic or knowing, a kind of intellectual exercise. I think a careful reading shows that the exact opposite is true’
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Exhibition traces through poetry how the Emerald Isle got its name

Exhibition traces through poetry how the Emerald Isle got its name | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Red Barn Gallery exhibition traces the origins of Ireland's famous moniker through the poetry of William Drennan
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Brian Leyden, Creative Momentum Project Launch 29 10 2015

Writer Brian Leyden speaks about creativity in the West; local, national and global connections; the importance of being inspired; and his own creative journey.
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Eileen Sheehan -  Download Selected Poems by Eileen Sheehan

Eileen Sheehan -  Download Selected Poems by Eileen Sheehan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Article in PDF Download Here

Selected Poems by Eileen Sheehan
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Patients and Staff in Irish Hospitals to receive a ‘Menu of Poems’ for Poetry Day on 28 April

Patients and Staff in Irish Hospitals to receive a ‘Menu of Poems’ for Poetry Day on 28 April | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
To celebrate Poetry Day, a Menu of Poems called ‘Soul Food’ will be distributed throughout Irish hospital wards, waiting rooms and other healthcare settings
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POETRY: The Blind Road-Maker by Ian Duhig

POETRY: The Blind Road-Maker by Ian Duhig | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
In this new collection of 35 poems by Ian Duhig, we are told that many are inspired by Stern’s Tristram Shandy or Blind Jack Metcalf, but there is so much more than this. Duhig is Leeds centre
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Watch:Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin - For James Connolly - A Poet's Rising

for James Connolly i When I think of all the false beginnings ... The man was a pair of hands, the woman another pair, to be had more cheaply, the win
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Ep 2. Music & Poetry with Tony Curtis & Dermot McLaughlin | The Attic Sessions

Ep 2. Music & Poetry with Tony Curtis & Dermot McLaughlin | The Attic Sessions | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IHV2icVG_Wo Ep 2. Music & Poetry, with Tony Curtis & Dermot McLaughlin This month on The Attic Sessions we talk
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Signatories review: an imagined truth about key figures in the Rising-Eight Irish writers’ monologues create a moving theatrical tapestry

Signatories review: an imagined truth about key figures in the Rising-Eight Irish writers’ monologues create a moving theatrical tapestry | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Eight Irish writers’ monologues create a moving theatrical tapestry
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for James Connolly, a new poem by Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin

for James Connolly, a new poem by Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Part 1 of A Poet’s Rising - an Irish Writers Centre initiative whereby six poets were commissioned to create six poems, one for each day of the Easter Rising
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The Thing We Carry Now by Eleanor Hooker

The Thing We Carry Now by Eleanor Hooker | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Eleanor Hooker is an Irish poet and writer living in North Tipperary. Her
debut collection of poems, The Shadow Owner's Companion, was published by
Dedalus Press in 2012. Her second collection will be published this year. 
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About Gonzo Youth Theatre - Gonzo Youth Theatre Youth Drama in Cavan

About Gonzo Youth Theatre - Gonzo Youth Theatre Youth Drama in Cavan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
About Gonzo Youth Theatre - Youth Drama in Cavan
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