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Poetry Ireland Introductions Series

This year we teamed up with the Irish Writers' Centre and Dublin Writers Festival for two cabaret-style evenings to reveal nine promising new voices.


Poetry Ireland Review

Poetry Ireland Review

A Seamus Heaney Special Issue
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Forty-six poems by Seamus Heaney with essays on the poems from 50 distinguished poets

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Poetry Aloud

Poetry Aloud

Due to popular demand, the deadline has been extended for applications to this all-island poetry speaking competition for teenagers run in partnership with the National Library of Ireland.

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Upcoming Events

Samhain: Shadows, Sounds & Stories - Thu 20 Nov-Sun 7 Dec, National Museum of Ireland - Archaelology

An exhibition of photography, literature and soundscape produced by three separate groups of older people

The Gallery Press launch: Peter Sirr & Tom French - Thu 27 November 6pm, Hodges Figgis Bookshop

The Gallery Press presents the launch of The Rooms by Peter Sirr and Midnightstown by Tom French

The Solace of Artemis with Paula Meehan - Thu 27 November 7.30pm, Trinity College Dublin

Professor Paula Meehan gives her annual lecture as the Ireland Professor of Poetry.

Wasps vs Dylan Thomas - Tue 2 December 8pm, Cork Arts Theatre

Cork punk poet Wasps vs Humans presents a glimpse into the world of Dylan Thomas through poetry, theatre, music, video and imagery.

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