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Poetry - poems written by award-winning Irish-Australian writer, Anne Casey which have been published internationally in newspapers, journals, magazines, books, anthologies, podcasts and broadcasts

Poetry - poems written by award-winning Irish-Australian writer, Anne Casey which have been published internationally in newspapers, journals, magazines, books, anthologies, podcasts and broadcasts | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Anne Casey is a writer, lyricist and poet with over 25 years' experience in print and electronic publishing, creative writing, media communications, social media and business development.Writing, poetry, lyrics, articles, social change, humanitarian, Australia, Sydney, faith, hope, love, loss, grief,...
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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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The best reads of 2018: Our critics name their top picks

The best reads of 2018: Our critics name their top picks | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
After another bumper year for books, our critics pick the best reads of 2018
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From January 2018: ‘One solace I have had over the past terrible year is the knowledge that John was – and is – deeply loved’

From January 2018: ‘One solace I have had over the past terrible year is the knowledge that John was – and is – deeply loved’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Few could touch the quick of things as John Montague did in his verses
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A walk around Dublin with Colm Tóibín

A walk around Dublin with Colm Tóibín | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Arena's Kay Sheehy takes a walk around Dublin with author Colm Toibin, to see how the lives of artists, art, memory and place can all come to life on a few specific streets in the capital.
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Lady Edith Blake, Irish polyglot, botanical artist and travel writer

Lady Edith Blake, Irish polyglot, botanical artist and travel writer | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Tipperary woman spoke nine languages, wrote three plays, and painted watercolours exhibited in the British museum
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Eavan Boland Poem-To commemorate women winning the right to vote and casting their first ballot on December 14th, 1918 Eavan Boland present this specially commissioned poem to the United Nations

Eavan Boland Poem-To commemorate women winning the right to vote and casting their first ballot on December 14th, 1918 Eavan Boland present this specially commissioned poem to the United Nations | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
To commemorate women winning the right to vote and casting their first ballot on December 14th, 1918 Eavan Boland present this specially commissioned poem to the United Nations. The poem was commissioned by the Government of Ireland’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations and the Royal Irish Academy
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Paper Femme -  Caitríona Ní Mhurchú on her Drama On One play

Paper Femme -  Caitríona Ní Mhurchú on her Drama On One play | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Actress and writer Caitríona Ní Mhurchú writes for Culture about her new Drama On One play, Paper Femme, which airs this Sunday, December 8th, at 8pm.
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High Jinks and Down to Earth-
Notions by John Kelly

High Jinks and Down to Earth-<br/>Notions by John Kelly | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A poetry collection by broadcaster John Kelly is flush with acute observation and understanding, as well as sparkling felicities of imaginative detail and linguistic invention. The references range from popular culture to the natural world, with the poems marked by both gravity and wit.
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Love in the Time of Austerity-Normal People, by Sally Rooney

Love in the Time of Austerity-Normal People, by Sally Rooney | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Normal People, by Sally Rooney
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‘Poems are made things, not language as raw expression’

‘Poems are made things, not language as raw expression’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A short interview with the €10,000 Moth Poetry Prize judge Jacob Polley
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Writer to Writer by Ciaran Carty: The Republic of Elsewhere review

Writer to Writer by Ciaran Carty: The Republic of Elsewhere review | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Ciaran Carty explores idea of authors overseas as being creatively beyond borders
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Support Living Irish Artists, says Disillusioned Panel – The University Times

Support Living Irish Artists, says Disillusioned Panel – The University Times | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
In the National Gallery, an assortment of Irish writers and musicians made plain the devastating financial pressures they face.
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W. B. Yeats’ Live-in “Spirit Medium”-In the Victorian era, a different kind of ghostwriting became popular—largely because it allowed men to take all the credit.

W. B. Yeats’ Live-in “Spirit Medium”-In the Victorian era, a different kind of ghostwriting became popular—largely because it allowed men to take all the credit. | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
In the Victorian era, a different kind of ghostwriting became popular—largely because it allowed men to take all the credit.
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Eavan Boland recites poem at UN to celebrate 100 years of Irish women’s suffrage

Eavan Boland recites poem at UN to celebrate 100 years of Irish women’s suffrage | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
An event has been held at the UN headquarters in New York where a poem by Eavan Boland entitled ‘Our Future Will Become the Past of Other Women’ was launched to celebrate 100 years of Irish Women’s Suffrage/ Vótail 100. Video: UNTV
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Book of Kells Official Guide by Bernard Meehan.

Book of Kells Official Guide by Bernard Meehan. | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Book of Kells Official Guide, Bernard Meehan

If you, like so many others, are fascinated by the Book of Kells, Ireland's national treasure, then this is the book for you. The Book of Kells, dating from about 800, is a brilliantly decorated manuscript of the four Gospels. This completely new official guide reproduces the most important of the fully decorated pages from the Book of Kells, as well as a series of enlargements, allowing you to see the most minute and intricate of detail: the spirals and interlacing of the patterns, human and animal ornament and more, highlighting the combination of high seriousness and humour that typify Ireland's most famous book. Bernard Meehan, former Keeper of Manuscripts at Trinity College Dublin has written an authoritative analysis of the Book of Kells, its artists, texts and script, as well as a full account of the historical background to the majestic book. 96 pages, paperback.

This guide is also available in French, German & Spanish
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Mad, Bad, Dangerous to know- Wilde, Yeats, Joyce: Colm Tóibín review : Reviewed: Colm Tóibín's Mad, Bad, Dangerous to know

Mad, Bad, Dangerous to know- Wilde, Yeats, Joyce: Colm Tóibín review : Reviewed: Colm Tóibín's Mad, Bad, Dangerous to know | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Colm Tóibín weaves his personal Dublin experience through four decades into engaging essays on the fathers of Oscar Wilde, William Butler Yeats and James Joyce.
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Poem Of The Week: Windharp by John Montague

Poem Of The Week: Windharp by John Montague | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
This week's Poem Of The Week, presented in association with Poetry Ireland, is Windharp by the late, great John Montague, which forms part of the text of The Wild Dog Rose, an album Montague recorded in 2011 with Paddy Moloney of The Chieftains.
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Remembering John Montague Who Died On This Day Two Years Ago

Remembering John Montague Who Died On This Day Two Years Ago | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it

John Montague

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First Fortnight | Madness, Mental Illness, & Creativity: Writers

First Fortnight | Madness, Mental Illness, & Creativity: Writers | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Three creatives in the fields of writing and visual art, Arnold Thomas Fanning, Sara Baume and Eoghan O’Driscoll, discuss their experience and thinking on the links between creativity and mental illness, and how one impinges on the other in the context of their work practice and disciplines.
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In The Picture: Miscellany50 at Project Arts Centre

In The Picture: Miscellany50 at Project Arts Centre | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of RTÉ Radio 1's Sunday Miscellany, Miscellany50 at Project Arts Centre presented a weekend-long radio festival of short writing and music, featuring an assortment of Miscellany contributors from across the decades.
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How the parents of Ireland’s authors survived their past

How the parents of Ireland’s authors survived their past | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The story of Robert Brennan’s memoir ‘Allegiance’ is one of the nation’s birth
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In praise of older books: The Dark by John McGahern (1965)

In praise of older books: The Dark by John McGahern (1965) | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
McGahern should have been praised for exposing the criminal world under our noses
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Winter Papers 4: handsome volume, bright with eloquence

Winter Papers 4: handsome volume, bright with eloquence | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A treasure trove of contemporary art, although the steep price may limit appeal
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‘The Discarded Soldier’ by Liam O’Flaherty, a rediscovered anti-war short story

‘The Discarded Soldier’ by Liam O’Flaherty, a rediscovered anti-war short story | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Jenny Farrell introduces a story published in The Daily Worker in 1925 by the writer’s brother
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Sunday Miscellany at 50 - John Connell salutes the magic of radio

Sunday Miscellany at 50 - John Connell salutes the magic of radio | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
John Connell, winner of this year's Irish Book Award for Popular Non-Fiction for The Cow Book, writes for Culture about RTÉ Radio 1's Sunday Miscellany, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this weekend with a series of special live shows.
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Galway Advertiser editor to read at Over The Edge

Galway Advertiser editor to read at Over The Edge | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
DECLAN VARLEY, the editor of the Galway Advertiser, will read from his new novel, The Confession of Peadar Gibbons, at the final Over The Edge: Open Reading of 2018.
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