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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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Enda Walsh shares writers’ stage for the most produced plays in US | Ireland | The Times

Enda Walsh shares writers’ stage for the most produced plays in US | Ireland | The Times | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Enda Walsh has been named alongside Tennessee Williams as one of the 20 most produced playwrights in American theatre for the 2018-19 season. The Irish writer’s plays include Ballyturk, The Walwarth Farce, Arlington and Lazarus with the late David Bowie. His stage adaptation of Once, the film by Joh
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JP Donleavy speaks - classic interviews from the RTÉ Archives

JP Donleavy speaks - classic interviews from the RTÉ Archives | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The late JP Dunleavy's distinctive voice and sharp wit lent itself effectively to conversation. Here, a selection of RTÉ Radio archive broadcasts catch him across the years.
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Watch: Poet Stephen James Smith on the Late Late London Show

Watch: Poet Stephen James Smith on the Late Late London Show | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Poet and spoken word artist Stephen James Smith made a memorable contribution to Friday's Late Late Show, broadcast live from London, with an impassioned performance of his poem This Community.
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Book On One returns for a new season on RTÉ Radio 1

Book On One returns for a new season on RTÉ Radio 1 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Book on One on RTÉ Radio 1 returns with a new season this autumn.
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Dermot Bolger's An Ark of Light review: a tale of marriage, the Big House and happiness

Dermot Bolger's An Ark of Light review: a tale of marriage, the Big House and happiness | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Dermot Bolger’s empathetic novel plays out across decades and cultural contexts
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The Ginger Man Letters review: beyond author’s vanity and snobbery

The Ginger Man Letters review: beyond author’s vanity and snobbery | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Bill Dunn’s selection of JP Donleavy’s letters may win over many of novelist’s detractors
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Doireann Ní Ghríofa - Poems in Irish and English | RNZ

Doireann Ní Ghríofa - Poems in Irish and English | RNZ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Doireann Ní Ghríofa writes prose and poetry, in both Irish and English. She works on cross-disciplinary collaborations, fusing poetry with film, dance, music, and visual art. Born in Galway in 1981, she grew up in rural County Clare, learning Irish through the Gaelscoil system of immersion...
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Representations of Loss in Irish Literature | Deirdre Flynn | Palgrave Macmillan

Representations of Loss in Irish Literature | Deirdre Flynn | Palgrave Macmillan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
This is the first book on Irish literature to focus on the theme of loss, and how it is represented in Irish writing.
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In praise of ‘Milkman’, Ireland’s Man Booker Prize nominee

In praise of ‘Milkman’, Ireland’s Man Booker Prize nominee | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Anna Burns’s tale of a paramilitary sexual predator would be a worthy winner tomorrow
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Watvh: TOWN Poetry by Annemarie Ní Churreáin.

TOWN Poetry by Annemarie Ní Churreáin. Photography by Rich Gilligan. Design, typography and letterpress printing by Jamie Murphy. Binding by Craig…
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The Ginger Man Letters by JP Donleavy - read an extract

The Ginger Man Letters by JP Donleavy - read an extract | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Ginger Man Letters presents the riveting backstory of the classic novel, set in post-war bohemian Dublin
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Graham Norton on his new novel and the perils of Tinder

Graham Norton on his new novel and the perils of Tinder | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Joining Ray D'Arcy this afternoon was Graham Norton, who discussed his new novel, A Keeper, along with the perils of using dating ap
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The woman bringing the Gate Theatre into the 21st century

The woman bringing the Gate Theatre into the 21st century | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Selina Cartmell, chief executive of the Gate Theatre: ‘I was given the support to be fearless’
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Roscommon Irish version of The Midnight Court found

Roscommon Irish version of The Midnight Court found | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A version of the wildly licentious 18th century comic poem Cúirt an Mheán Oíche (The Midnight Court) adapted to a dialect of Irish no longer spoken has been discovered in a manuscript by a linguist in Dublin.
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Transporting the grit of real-life legal drama into fiction

Transporting the grit of real-life legal drama into fiction | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
‘In the Court’s Hands’ is the story of a stenographer who witnesses something unsettling just before a juror is found dead, and a “race against time to find the truth”...
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Stephen James Smith: Live at the Sound House | Episode 23

Stephen James Smith: Live at the Sound House | Episode 23 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A special live episode with Dublin-based poet and playwright Stephen James Smith, recorded at the Dublin Podcast Festival.
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An Evening of Irish Poetry

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Gulf Coast Reading Series continues with Jamel Brinkley at Lawndale Art Center, Friday, Oct. 19, at 7 p.m.  Brinkley's story "A Family," which appeared originally in Gulf Coast, was selected for the Best American Short Stories anthology, and his collection A Lucky Man appears this year on the National Book Award long list. Hear him read at 4912 Main Street Houston, Texas 77002. (Cocktail reception starts at 6:30 p.m.) Brinkley will be joined by Alex McElroy, Despy Boutris and Liza Watkins — students in the University of Houston's Creative Writing Program.
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John Boyle: After ‘The Book Thief’, a novel that has been a lifetime in the making

John Boyle: After ‘The Book Thief’, a novel that has been a lifetime in the making | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
John Boyne: My friend Markus Zusak was born to write this riotous Australian epic
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Listen to the Hew Yorker: Kevin Barry Reads his new story “The Coast of Leitrim”

Listen to the Hew Yorker: Kevin Barry Reads his new story “The Coast of Leitrim” | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Deborah Treisman hosts the Irish author Kevin Barry, who reads his short story “The Coast of Leitrim,” from the October 15, 2018, issue of the magazine.
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