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Six Irish Poets: A Review

Six Irish Poets: A Review | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Undercurrents, a psychogeography of Irish rivers in haibun and haiku, by Amanda Bell, Alba Publishing, ISBN 9781910185353, €12 / £9 / $14 Haibun is a literary form of mixed prose and verse that has its origins in the travel journals of Basho, the great Japanese master haiku poet. These include his most famous work, the…
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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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Seamus Heaney Award - Poetry In Motion Community 2021-22 – closing 29 Nov

Seamus Heaney Award - Poetry In Motion Community 2021-22 – closing 29 Nov | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
SUBMISSIONS CLOSING AT: 9.00AM, ON MONDAY 29TH NOVEMBER https://youtu.be/iWCkxCY85dk Literature and Verbal Arts (LaVA) at Community Arts Partnership is delighted to open the submissions process for the 2021-2022 Poetry in Motion project. This year we are excited to
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Ode to the Late Late Toy Show: ‘A country stops. Dead. In its tracks. On a drinking night’

Ode to the Late Late Toy Show: ‘A country stops. Dead. In its tracks. On a drinking night’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Rye Aker on the Toy Show: ‘A Masters Degree in/ soundness/ passed subliminally’
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Success for Sally Rooney, Séamus O'Reilly and Maureen Gaffney at Irish Book Awards

Success for Sally Rooney, Séamus O'Reilly and Maureen Gaffney at Irish Book Awards | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Here are this year’s winners.
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Sally Rooney novels snapped up by Palestinian readers amid row over cultural boycott 

Sally Rooney novels snapped up by Palestinian readers amid row over cultural boycott  | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Sally Rooney’s books have seen a surge of interest among Palestinians since the Irish author declined to sell the translation rights of her latest book, Beautiful World, Where Are You to an Israeli publishing house to support a cultural boycott of the country.
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An Post Irish Book Awards 2021: Winners include Fintan O’Toole, Sally Rooney and Aisling authors

An Post Irish Book Awards 2021: Winners include Fintan O’Toole, Sally Rooney and Aisling authors | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Sally Rooney has won the Novel of the Year prize for the second time
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Victoria Kennefick reads 'Cork Schoolgirl Considers the GPO, Dublin 2016'

Victoria reads her poem 'Cork Schoolgirl Considers the GPO, Dublin 2016' from her 2021 Shortlisted collection, 'Eat or We Both Starve', published by Carcanet.
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Major book deal for Michael Nolan; Patrick Radden Keefe wins Baillie Gifford Prize

Major book deal for Michael Nolan; Patrick Radden Keefe wins Baillie Gifford Prize | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A preview of Saturday’s books pages and a round-up of the latest literary news
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Ernie O’Malley: A relentless man both in his IRA work and in his writings

Ernie O’Malley: A relentless man both in his IRA work and in his writings | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Book review: Harry Martin with Cormac O’Malley have produced a well-told account of a complex character
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Shadow Voices. 300 Years of Irish Genre Fiction: A History in Stories: stellar work

Shadow Voices. 300 Years of Irish Genre Fiction: A History in Stories: stellar work | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Naoise Dolan finds much to savour in a landmark anthology of Irish genre fiction
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Gate Theatre unable to present full year of productions in 2022

Gate Theatre unable to present full year of productions in 2022 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Dublin theatre grapples with ‘unsustainable’ financial model and Covid fallout
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24 best fiction books 2021 | Saturday Review | The Times

24 best fiction books 2021 | Saturday Review | The Times | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Do you want to read the tale of a robot with a soul, or the first great trans novel, or the story of a kick-ass medieval abbess? Of course you do. This year’s
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Lucy Caldwell introduces her award-winning story, All the People Were Mean and Bad

Lucy Caldwell introduces her award-winning story, All the People Were Mean and Bad | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Author discusses BBC National Short Story Award’s influence and WWII Belfast novel
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Costa prize 2021 shortlists include Victoria Kennefick

Costa prize 2021 shortlists include Victoria Kennefick | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Jessie Greengrass’s novel The High House, set in a flood-devastated Suffolk was one of several of the nominees to focus on global heating, said judges
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Novel set amid Omagh horror picked as read of the month for TV book-club

Novel set amid Omagh horror picked as read of the month for TV book-club | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
It promises to be another best seller for Northern Ireland author Emma Heatherington.
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Sally Rooney’s ‘Beautiful World, Where Are You’ crowned Novel of the Year as winners of An Post Irish Book Awards are revealed - Independent.ie

Sally Rooney’s ‘Beautiful World, Where Are You’ crowned Novel of the Year as winners of An Post Irish Book Awards are revealed - Independent.ie | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Beautiful World, Where Are You has made headlines for all the right reasons as it landed Sally Rooney the Eason Novel of the Year at the 2021 An Post Irish Book Awards.
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Leading writers support Sally Rooney decision to refuse publication in Israel

Leading writers support Sally Rooney decision to refuse publication in Israel | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Niamh Campbell, Kevin Barry, Rachel Kushner and Monica Ali among signatories
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Victoria Kennefick reads 'Selfie'

Victoria reads her poem 'Selfie' from her 2021 Shortlisted collection, 'Eat or We Both Starve', published by Carcanet.
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Celebrating Derek Mahon, one year on

Celebrating Derek Mahon, one year on | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Trinity College Dublin, where the poet studied, is to mark his 80th birthday this week
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Deliver the joy of reading with an Irish children’s book this Christmas

Deliver the joy of reading with an Irish children’s book this Christmas | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A Children’s Books Ireland festive reading guide, introduced by CEO Elaina Ryan
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John Boyne reviews The Pawnbroker’s Reward: A skilfully told famine tale

John Boyne reviews The Pawnbroker’s Reward: A skilfully told famine tale | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Book review: Declan O’Rourke displays subtlety in merging story and fact but lacks brevity
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view on the Gate Theatre: a radical rethink

view on the Gate Theatre: a radical rethink | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The fragility of the kind of funding model that relies so much on box office receipts has to be examined
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It’s not endgame for Irish theatre, but it is a struggle

It’s not endgame for Irish theatre, but it is a struggle | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Theatre has been resilient, but with the Gate in trouble, the sector is on a knife edge
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