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The Poetry Society:What to read this summer including Conor O'Callaghan's The Sun King and Derek Mahon's Echo's Grove

The Poetry Society:What to read this summer including Conor O'Callaghan's The Sun King and Derek Mahon's Echo's Grove | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
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National Poetry Month: “September” by Conor O’Callaghan

National Poetry Month: “September” by Conor O’Callaghan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
“September” by Conor O’Callaghan from Seatown And Earlier Poems It must be cliché to think, however brief, that light on a wall and our voices out in the open are the pieces we shall look upon in retrospect as a … Continue reading →...
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Happy Poetry Month! The Narrator by Conor O'Callaghan

Happy Poetry Month! The Narrator by Conor O'Callaghan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
          The Narrator during the break in chapter, gets up to stretch beneath a skylight and hears seagulls, small girls running. So many pages since he listened last that...
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An Interview with Conor O’Callaghan

An Interview with Conor O’Callaghan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
  Following the publication of Conor O’Callaghan’s The Sun King, WFUP intern Nicole Fitzpatrick interviewed the poet about form, breathing, tweeting, swimming, and–above all–poetry.  Click on link below for the interview. The Sun King and The Pearl Works interview b9e20fd604fe456fd84820c51199ec3b
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Snow, Joyce and Voicemails: A Closer Look at Conor O'Callaghan's "Three Six Five Zero"

Snow, Joyce and Voicemails: A Closer Look at Conor O'Callaghan's "Three Six Five Zero" | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
How does Conor O'Callaghan seamlessly connect a snowy North Carolinian landscape, James Joyce and voicemails? Ripe with isolation, introspection, recovery and renewal, O'Callaghan's latest collecti...
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Who can now be considered Ireland's leading poets in the aftermath of Seamus Heaney's passing? Five contemporary Irish poets everyone should read

Who can now be considered Ireland's leading poets in the aftermath of Seamus Heaney's passing? Five contemporary Irish poets everyone should read | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Originally published in RÍ- Rá, the entertainment supplement of The Irish Post, Saturday 28th September, 2013.  There was a sunlit absence.                                    Seamus Heaney, ‘Mossba...
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Experience and precocity:Irish Times Poetry Now shortlist Announced

Experience and precocity:Irish Times Poetry Now shortlist Announced | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Contemporary Irish poetry is doing well, as the breadth of work up for the Irish Times Poetry Now award demonstrates
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New York Times - Poetry Pairing | 'Three Six Five Zero' by Conor O’Callaghan

New York Times - Poetry Pairing | 'Three Six Five Zero' by Conor O’Callaghan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
This Poetry Pairing features the poem “Three Six Five Zero” by Conor O’Callaghan and the Bits blog post “Disruptions: Digital Era Redefining Etiquette” by Nick Bilton.
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The Sun King Review

The Sun King Review | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Conor O'Callaghan's forthcoming The Sun King was recently reviewed by Billy Ramsell in The Stinging Fly. Ramsell describes O'Callaghan's style as "an almost Shakespearean tendency to render reality...
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Videos: 'Tis the season for Poetry Readings

Videos: 'Tis the season for Poetry Readings | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Everyone knows that poetry is best when listened to, so kick back, relax and belatedly celebrate National Poetry Day with some readings from our poets. Conor O’Callaghan reading “January Drought” f...
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