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Up-to-Date Coverage of The World of Irish Literature
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The Irish Literary Times

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The Irish Literary Times provides up-to-date coverage of Irish literary news and events in a magazine format via articles available online.

 

The site is curated by Gerard Beirne an Irish poet and novelist based in Sligo. He has published six books of poetry and fiction. His novel The Eskimo in the Net (Marion Boyars Publishers) was shortlisted for the Kerry Group Irish Fiction Award and was selected by the Literary Editor of the Daily Express  as his Book of the Year “scandalously ignored by the Man Booker judges...”. His recent collection of stories was shortlisted for the Danuta Gleed Literary Award.

 

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Congratulations, Gerard. That's great.
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Eggshells author Lally wins Rooney Prize

Eggshells author Lally wins Rooney Prize | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The author Caitriona Lally has won this year's Rooney Prize for Literature, from the Centre of Irish Writing at the school of English in Trinity College.
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Embark on US research collaborations with the Fulbright- Fellowships

Embark on US research collaborations with the Fulbright- Fellowships | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Postgraduate students can apply for the three 2019-2020 Fulbright-Creative Ireland Fellowships until 6 November.
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Authors including Colm Toibin Defend Editor of New York Review of Books  - The New York Times 

Authors including Colm Toibin Defend Editor of New York Review of Books  - The New York Times  | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The review addressed the departure of its editor, Ian Buruma, who published an essay by a man lamenting his ostracism after sexual misconduct allegations.
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Theatre in Dublin this Week – 25-09-18 –

Theatre in Dublin this Week – 25-09-18 – | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Theatre in Dublin this Week - 25-09-18 We mourn the passing of the madness of the Dublin Fringe Festival! There is another festival just around the corner though, as the Dublin Theatre Festival starts this Thursday!
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Frank Pig Says Hello - having a butchers at a classic play

Frank Pig Says Hello - having a butchers at a classic play | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Actor John Ruddy writes about his role in the revival of Pat McCabe's classic play Frank Pig Says Hello, which plays at Dublin's Gaiety Theatre this week before going on a nationwide tour.
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Book Awards: ‘We want more crime on public transport’ – a message from An Post

Book Awards: ‘We want more crime on public transport’ – a message from An Post | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
It also wants to see ‘more commuters missing their stop’ ... but all for a good reason
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Salmon Poetry celebrates new collections from Paul Kingsnorth and Jane Robinson | Poetry Ireland

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The Saturday poem: Still Born - A new poem by Noelle Lynskey

The Saturday poem: Still Born - A new poem by Noelle Lynskey | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A new poem by Noelle Lynskey
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Inside Books Episode 23 Featuring Declan Meade And Sarah Gilmartin - Stinging Fly Stories by Inside Books | Free Listening on

Inside Books Episode 23 Featuring Declan Meade And Sarah Gilmartin - Stinging Fly Stories
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The Irish Writers Centre is Hiring - Communications and Events Officer

The Irish Writers Centre is Hiring - Communications and Events Officer | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
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Arena - Colm Keegan with an essay about what the notion of home means in today's Ireland

Arena - Colm Keegan with an essay about what the notion of home means in today's Ireland | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Colm Keegan with an essay about what the notion of home means in today's Ireland
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Podcast: Ulysses & The Odyssey: Telemachus –

Podcast: Ulysses & The Odyssey: Telemachus – | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
I am now writing a book based on the wanderings of Ulysses. ‘The Odyssey,’ that is to say, serves me as a ground plan. Only my time is recent and all my hero’s wanderings take no more than 18 hours. - James Joyce, 1918 Welcome to the first post in an occasional series in which…
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Caitriona Lally Wins Trinity’s Rooney Prize for Irish Literature – The University Times

Caitriona Lally Wins Trinity’s Rooney Prize for Irish Literature – The University Times | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Lally, a Trinity graduate was awarded for her first book, Eggshells.
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Caitriona Lally awarded €10,000 Rooney Prize for Irish Literature 2018

Caitriona Lally awarded €10,000 Rooney Prize for Irish Literature 2018 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
‘Eggshells’ author receives award in Trinity, where she studied and works as a cleaner
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Irish Translators and Interpreters Association - ITIA news and events

Irish Translators and Interpreters Association promoting the highest professional and ethical standards in translation and interpreting.
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Final novel by Irish author Emma Hannigan to publish in Spring 2019

Final novel by Irish author Emma Hannigan to publish in Spring 2019 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The complete online writing magazine...
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Interview with Ronan Phelan – Director of Portrait of an Artist as a Young Man –

Interview with Ronan Phelan – Director of Portrait of an Artist as a Young Man – | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Theatre director Ronan Phelan talks to No More Workhorse about his new play with Rough Magic, Arthur Riordan’s adaptation of James Joyce’s A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man: When did you first read 'A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man'?
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Rick O'Shea on curating his own book festival

Rick O'Shea on curating his own book festival | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The main thing they don't tell you about curating a literary festival in that it's a lot like a rollercoaster ride in a major theme park on a big Summer holiday.
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Sarah Waters, John Boyne and the 2018 Man Booker prize shortlist – books podcast | Books | The Guardian

Sarah Waters, John Boyne and the 2018 Man Booker prize shortlist – books podcast | Books | The Guardian | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
As The Little Stranger opens in cinemas, its author considers screen adaptations. Boyne discusses his novel of desperate ambitions – and we discuss the Booker finalists
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Poem of the week: Age and Creativity by Thomas McCarthy

Poem of the week: Age and Creativity by Thomas McCarthy | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Thomas McCarthy’s new collection, Prophecy, is due next spring
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Inside Books Episode 18 Featuring Sarah Davis Goff And Lisa Cohen From Tramp Press by Inside Books | Free Listening on

Listen to Inside Books | SoundCloud is an audio platform that lets you listen to what you love and share the sounds you create.. 25 Tracks. 55 Followers. Stream Tracks and Playlists from Inside Books on your desktop or mobile device.
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Inside Books featuring Dermot Bolger

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Nothing should ever get in the way of a good story

Nothing should ever get in the way of a good story | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
To place literary fiction above popular fiction is doing all readers a disservice
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Jaki makes New York debut

Jaki makes New York debut | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Dundalk writer Jaki McCarrick is making a big impression in New York where the world premier of her play 'The Naturalists' is getting an enthusiastic reception.
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