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Graphic Novels Recall Irish War Poets

Graphic Novels Recall Irish War Poets | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
New educational resources from the Nerve Centre's Creative Centenaries project explore 1916 through the literature and lives of Alice Milligan and Francis Ledwidge
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Launch of new Irish Community Library in London

Launch of new Irish Community Library in London | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Eventbrite - The London Irish Centre presents Launch of new Irish Community Library in London - Monday, 18 April 2016 at The London Irish Centre . Find event and ticket information.
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VICTORIA KENNEFICK - 'WHITE WHALE'

VICTORIA KENNEFICK - 'WHITE WHALE' | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Sphinx: all about poetry pamphlets. Reviews, features and interviews.
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Colm Toibin Reviews ‘The North Water’ by Ian McGuire

Colm Toibin Reviews ‘The North Water’ by Ian McGuire | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Colm Toibin says Ian McGuire’s riveting novel about the voyage of a whaling ship recalls the work of Joseph Conrad and Cormac McCarthy.
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In Celebration of his 80th birthday: Listen to Brendan Kennelly read Begin

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In Celebration of his 80th birthday: Listen to Brendan Kennelly read My Dark Fathers

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In Celebration of his 80th birthday: Listen to Brendan Kennelly read Poem from a Three Year Old

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Brendan Kennelly at 80 - A Special Day of Celebration - Listowel Writers' Week Literary Festival

Brendan Kennelly at 80 - A Special Day of Celebration - Listowel Writers' Week Literary Festival | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
We are delighted to host, in association with the Seanchaí Kerry Writers’ Museum, a Special Day of Celebration to mark the 80th birthday of North Kerry poet and novelist Brendan Kennelly on Sunday 17th April. Now retired from teaching, Brendan was also Professor of Modern Literature at Trinity College for many years. The day-long series Read More . .
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NPR: A Clash Of Manners And Monsters In Edna O'Brien's 'Little Red Chairs'

NPR: A Clash Of Manners And Monsters In Edna O'Brien's 'Little Red Chairs' | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A charismatic stranger in a remote Irish village turns out to be a war criminal in O'Brien's new novel. Critic Maureen Corrigan calls the book one of O'Brien's "best and most ambitious novels yet."
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Brendan Kennelly at 80: forever beginning, the balladeer of our age

Brendan Kennelly at 80: forever beginning, the balladeer of our age | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The poet has extended the ballad to an epic scale by coupling it with the lyric, the sonnet, writes Gabriel Fitzmaurice
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Launch of new Irish Community Library in London

Launch of new Irish Community Library in London | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Eventbrite - The London Irish Centre presents Launch of new Irish Community Library in London - Monday, 18 April 2016 at The London Irish Centre . Find event and ticket information.
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Red Line Haiku Film Poem, by Brian Kirk

Brian Kirk discovers life along Dublin’s Red Line in this evocative short film. Filmed by Zhu Bao, narrated by Brian Kirk, music by Igor Khabarov.
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Beckett Trilogy - NYU Skirball Center - Lisa Dwan

Beckett Trilogy - NYU Skirball Center - Lisa Dwan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Irish actress Lisa Dwan is spellbinding in this striking production of a program of three short enigmatic plays by the legendary modern playwright.
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Brendan Kennelly - Trinity Writers : Trinity College Dublin

Brendan Kennelly - Trinity Writers : Trinity College Dublin | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
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In Celebration of his 80th birthday: Listen to Brendan Kennelly read I See You Dancing, Father

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In Celebration of his 80th birthday: Listen to Brendan Kennelly read The Visitor

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Bloodaxe Books-Happy 80th Birthday Brendan! - With  audio recordings of five of his most popular poems

Bloodaxe Books-Happy 80th Birthday Brendan! - With  audio recordings of five of his most popular poems | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
audio recordings of five of his most popular poems
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North Kerry celebrates Poet Brendan Kennelly at 80

North Kerry celebrates Poet Brendan Kennelly at 80 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Radio Kerry, your local radio station for County Kerry, broadcasting on 96-98FM. Listen live online or download our App for iPhone, Android and Nokia.
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Lost poet's society house where WB Yeats used to visit on the market for €2m - Independent.ie

Lost poet's society house where WB Yeats used to visit on the market for €2m - Independent.ie | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Historians suggest the 1916 Rising and subsequent struggle for freedom might not have taken place without the preceding reassertion of Irish cultural independence.
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Rob Doyle - In praise of dirty books: let’s write and read about sex

Rob Doyle - In praise of dirty books: let’s write and read about sex | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Some authors believe that good sex, like happiness, writes white – only the disastrous stuff, they insist, can really get the sparks flying. Rob Doyle disagrees
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Short story imagining a future Dublin: After the Fourth War by Christine Dwyer Hickey

Short story imagining a future Dublin: After the Fourth War by Christine Dwyer Hickey | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
What will the capital look like years, centuries, even millenniums from now? Dublin in the Coming Times invites the people of the city to imagine how their home will change. Christine Dwyer Hickey continues the series with a short story imagining a future Dublin
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