|2nd Apr 12|
Lawrence O’Shaughnessy Award
Gerard Smyth has been announced as this year’s recipient of the Lawrence O’Shaughnessy Award for Poetry from the University of St Thomas’s Center for Irish Studies, in St Paul, Minneso
|26th Jan 12|
Poetry Ireland was saddened to hear of the passing of Scottish-born poet Pearse Hutchinson who died last week, aged 84.
Hutchinson, described as a “hugely gifted poet and a remarkab
|24th Jan 12|
John Burnside on winning the TS Eliot Prize
In a frank article in the Telegraph, this year’s TS Eliot award winner (announced last week), John Burnside, discusses the repercussions of winning the prestigious award.
|23rd Jan 12|
Patrick and Katherine Kavanagh Fellowship
The Trustees of the estate of Katherine Kavanagh have awarded the 2011 Patrick and Katherine Kavanagh Fellowship, intended to assist poets in mid-career and worth €8,000 to each recipient, to Eileen Casey, Mark Granier and
|14th Dec 11|
Poetry Aloud Winners
|The Poetry Aloud winners have been announced - congratulations to everyone who made it through and a huge thank you to everyone who got took part! |