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An t-eagrán is déanaí de Books Ireland ag cur thar maoil le Gaeilge

An t-eagrán is déanaí de Books Ireland ag cur thar maoil le Gaeilge | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it

In eagrán Eanáir/Feabhra den tréimhseachán, fógraítear buaiteoirí an chomórtais splancfhicsin a d’eagraigh Books Ireland, IMRAM agus Áras Scríbhneoirí na hÉireann...

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Fáilte Ireland - Wilde - Huskies Agency

We produced this video alongside Fáilte Ireland for their #lovedublin campaign to highlight the literary artistry of Dublin native Oscar Wilde. We used a ser...
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The Journey of The Suitcase - Jane Coyle on how an inconspicuous Jewish Museum artefact inspired her award-winning play

The Journey of The Suitcase - Jane Coyle on how an inconspicuous Jewish Museum artefact inspired her award-winning play | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Jane Coyle on how an inconspicuous Jewish Museum artefact inspired her award-winning play, ahead of a special Holocaust Memorial performance at Belfast City Hall
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How to Put on a Poetry Festival: Patrick Cotter on the Cork International Poetry Festival 2016 - HeadStuff

How to Put on a Poetry Festival: Patrick Cotter on the Cork International Poetry Festival 2016 - HeadStuff | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Headstuff goes behind the scenes at The Cork International Poetry Festival (10-13 February) with artistic director, Patrick Cotter.
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George Moore, Zola and their publisher sacrificed on altar of Victorian prudery

George Moore, Zola and their publisher sacrificed on altar of Victorian prudery | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Irish writer played a central role in the Victorian equivalent of the Lady Chatterley trial, which cast a shadow over the literary world but helped inspire his masterpiece
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Lenny Abrahamson and Emma Donoghue talk Oscar nominations - 'There'll be a celebrity deathmatch outside with all the paddies' - Independent.ie

Lenny Abrahamson and Emma Donoghue talk Oscar nominations - 'There'll be a celebrity deathmatch outside with all the paddies' - Independent.ie | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Irish director Lenny Abrahamson and writer Emma Donoghue have spoken about their joy at receiving Oscar nominations today.
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President | Diary | president Visits The Irish Writers Center To Mark The Appointment Of Writer

President | Diary | president Visits The Irish Writers Center To Mark The Appointment Of Writer | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it

...the Irish Writers' Centre

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Oscars 2016 - Brooklyn, Room, and short Stutterer Nominated | The Irish Film & Television Network

Oscars 2016 - Brooklyn, Room, and short Stutterer Nominated | The Irish Film & Television Network | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Breaking film and television news, production information, interviews, features, top stories, Irish film and television industry.
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Irish talent front and centre in the 2016 Oscar nominations

Irish talent front and centre in the 2016 Oscar nominations | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Saoirse Ronan and Michael Fassbender get acting nominations, while ‘Brooklyn’ and ‘Room’ both make the Best Picture list
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Room screenwriter Emma Donoghue slams "shockingly male" film industry

Room screenwriter Emma Donoghue slams "shockingly male" film industry | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
One glance at the Oscar nominations proves her correct.
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Oscars 2016: Room writer Emma Donoghue says 'I'm shaking with excitement' | EW.com

Oscars 2016: Room writer Emma Donoghue says 'I'm shaking with excitement' | EW.com | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
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Dráma Gaeilge le bheith ar phríomhstáitse Amharclann na Mainistreach Luan Cásca

Dráma Gaeilge le bheith ar phríomhstáitse Amharclann na Mainistreach Luan Cásca | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it

Comórtas ar bun ag Conradh na Gaeilge le teacht ar an scoil a léireoidh an saothar nua do dhaoine óga le Alan Titley

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From the Archive: Seamus Heaney's Postcard | Academy of American Poets

From the Archive: Seamus Heaney's Postcard | Academy of American Poets | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets. For over three generations, the Academy has connected millions of people to great poetry through programs such as National Poetry Month, the largest literary celebration in the world; Poets.org, the Academy’s popular website; American Poets, a biannual literary journal; and an annual series of poetry readings and special events. Since its founding, the Academy has awarded more money to poets than any other organization.
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Poem for the Day: Refugees by Gerald Dawe- Limerick Post Newspaper

Poem for the Day: Refugees by Gerald Dawe- Limerick Post Newspaper | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
BELFAST man Gerald Dawe is a career poet and dynamic academic. Early teaching was in then University College Galway and with publishing poetry and criticism, he went on to be inaugural director of the Oscar Wilde Centre for Irish Writing. He’s now a professor at Trinity and Fellow, and visits Boston College and Villanova University …
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Trocaire and Poetry Ireland Poetry Competition Is Now Open

Trocaire and Poetry Ireland Poetry Competition Is Now Open | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Entries for this poetry competition are invited from both published and emerging poets, in English and Irish, with special categories for younger entrants and a Spoken Word category for performance poetry.
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Room review: home is where the room is

Room review: home is where the room is | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The walls close in on a mother and child in Lenny Abrahamson’s moving, harrowing adapation of the acclaimed novel
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Southword Journal-Dolores Walshe | Small Yellow Sun -- 2nd Prize in the Seán Ó Faoláin Competition

Southword Journal-Dolores Walshe | Small Yellow Sun -- 2nd Prize in the Seán Ó Faoláin Competition | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
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You Never Can Tell review – Shaw's bumpy farce as relevant as ever

You Never Can Tell review – Shaw's bumpy farce as relevant as ever | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it

George Bernard Shaw’s early work rehearses trenchant social commentary about marriage and parenthood, and shows that compromise is no easy matter

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Let the battle begin! Brooklyn and Room up for Best Picture at the Oscar

Let the battle begin! Brooklyn and Room up for Best Picture at the Oscar | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Headline Let the battle begin! Brooklyn and Room up for Best Picture at the Oscar
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‘Room,’ ‘The Revenant’ and ‘Brooklyn’ nominated for best film Oscar

‘Room,’ ‘The Revenant’ and ‘Brooklyn’ nominated for best film Oscar | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The 88th Academy Awards ceremony will air on Feb. 28 on ABC.
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Donoghue earns Oscar nod for ‘Room’ screenplay

Donoghue earns Oscar nod for ‘Room’ screenplay | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Hollywood's awards season continues to celebrate Western alumna Emma Donoghue.
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