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Features: essays on poetry and the poetry life



Samantha Holman: Copyright Conundrums - Permission: Do I Need It?
Gerard Smyth: A Tribute to Seamus Heaney
Nessa O'Mahony: When Words and Pictures make Magic
Michael Massey: Into the Interior
Gerald Dawe: The Tribune
Seán Lysaght: Finding a Voice
Tony O'Dwyer: Crannóg: 2002 and Counting
Nessa O'Mahony: Talking To Ourselves
Eileen Casey: I Live In Michael Hartnett
Maurice Harmon: Dardis Clarke
Katie Sheehan: Some Tools for the Workshop
Sheenagh Pugh: Three Gentlemen at Once
Thomas Lynch: Hail and Farewell
Gabriel Rosenstock: Ciúnas
Gabriel Rosenstock: Silence (translation of Ciúnas, above)
Gerald Dawe: On First Reading Sylvia Plath
Caitríona O'Reilly: Titter Ye Not
Nuala Ní Chonchúir: A Personal Poetry Anthology
John W Sexton: Poetry Beyond Faith, Poetry Beyond Dogma
Noel Duffy: The Poetry of Science
Noel Monahan: Twenty Years of Windows Endeavors
John Montague: Milestone or Tombstone?
Michael O'Loughlin: Memoirs of a Mid-Careerist
Maurice Harmon: Old Age and Creativity
Pete Mullineaux: Making Rain
Jack Brae Curtingstall: The Untruth of Poetry
Paul O'Brien: Romantic Revolutionary: Shelley and Ireland
Eileen Casey: The Collaborative Space
Helena Nolan: Third time lucky
Robert Michael Jaeger: James Liddy Papers
Dave Lordan: Tour of Duty
Mary Turley-McGrath: The Poet of the Blackbird
Laureate na nÓg/Childrens Laureate Siobhán Parkinson writes...
Michael O’Loughlin: The Strange Life of Mikelis Norgelis
Liam Carson: Bob Dylan's Dreams
Ronan Sheehan: The Irish Catullus
Jill O'Mahony: Searching for Tradition
Theo Dorgan: Keeping It Steady
Máighréad Medbh: The Embodied Text
Liam Carson: Captain Beefheart: Electric black shadow runs 'cross the sun'
Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin: Cyphers: Three Score And Ten
Michael O Loughlin: Notes from the frontline of the culture wars
Maurice Harmon: A Breath of Fresh Air
Rita Ann Higgins: Hurting God
Jane Alger: Lit City: Dublin, UNESCO City of Literature
John W Sexton: Another Anonymous Poet
Dairena Ní Chinnéide: Crisis of Translation in Minority Languages
Roderick Ford: Some Aspects of the Literary Fantastic
Joseph Woods: Hamilton's Law
Gabriel Rosenstock: The Brother / An Deartháir
Jessica Colley: Inside Introductions
Mary Turley-McGrath: Joan and Kate Newmann's Summer Palace Press
Nuala Ní Chonchúir: Wear your heart on your skin in this life
Celeste Augé: Are You Irish? Poetry in a Multicultural Age
Dave Lordan: Poetry PLC
Joseph Horgan: The Silent Army
Rosemarie Rowley: Poetry in a Multimedia Age
Jessica Colley: Nothing Personal: Some Thoughts on the Poetry Workshop
Oisín McGann: Book to the Future: New Technology and the Google Book Settlement
Karl O'Neill: The Great Austin Clarke Portrait Caper
Gabriel Rosenstock: Ag Léamh Walt Whitman
Mary Turley-McGrath: SHOp Talk: Celebrating 10 Years of Excellence
Kevin Kiely: Yeats and the Umbrella: The Yeats Festival 2009
Fred Johnston: Night Thoughts
Belinda McKeon: An Accidental Archive: On Interviewing Poets
Hugh O'Donnell: Poetry Aloud National Poetry Speaking Competition 2008
Val Nolan: Perfection of the Life, Perfection of the Art
Michael O'Loughlin: Down With Poetry Readings!
Kevin Kiely: Sydney Bernard Smith (1936-2008): An Appreciation
R Dardis Clarke: Bringing Austin Clarke Back Into Print
Kevin Kiely: A Paradise of MFA: 'O My America! My New-Found Land'?
Eóin Murray: Obligations of Love, Obligations of Politics
Maurice Harmon: Ulysses Medal for Thomas Kinsella
Michael O'Loughlin: Being There, Being Elsewhere: Notes on Being a Writer in Residence
Catherine Fahy: W B Yeats: Works and Days
Fred Johnston: Robert Greacen (1920-2008): A Personal Testimony
Seamus Cashman: Selected Harmon
Sinéad Mac Aodha: Promoting Irish Literature Abroad
Matthew Sweeney: Rosa Milch
2007: The Year in Review
Fred Johnston: Bring Back the Tomahawk Man
Peter Sirr: This is not an Editorial
Jorge Fondebrider: A Matter Of Hunger
Maurice Harmon: Richard Murphy:In Good Form
Oisín McGann: A Deathly Hollow?
Michael O'Loughlin: Some Thoughts on MacNeice's Autumn Journal
Ita O'Donnell: John McGahern: retracing The Journey
Alison Croggan: Theatre Poetry
Maureen Gallagher: Is Slam Poetry The Last Response of the Failed Comedian?
Todd Swift: How I Learned to Stop Worrying And Love The Slam
Joseph Woods: All In a Doo-Da... Pablo Neruda
John F Deane: 'The Rough Course': Celebrating Thomas Kinsella
Annette Clancy: 71 Million and Counting...
John McAuliffe: Poetry and Poetry Now 2003-2007: A Short Retrospective
Fred Johnston: The Western Writers' Centre: A Work in Progress
James J McAuley: Quiet in the Back There! One Voice Only Now Please!
Kevin Higgins: Helping Irish Poetry Break Out of the Victorian Drawing Room
Iggy McGovern: Bananas Are Sorry Writers
Anatoly Kudryavitsky: Vera Markova's Haiku Lessons
Desmond Swords: Poetry Ireland Introductions
Kevin Kiely: The Little Book of PI Newsletters: Part Two
Colleen Bazdarich: Yeats Aloud!!!
Kevin Kiely: The Little Book of PI Newsletters: Part One
Gabriel Rosenstock: The Invisible Tribe?
Colette Nic Aodha: The Landscape of Language
Tony Frazer: Notes for Beginners - a Guide for Writers Submitting Work to Journals and Publishers
Joseph Woods: Paradise Lost?
Kevin Kiely: Did Some Poets Detest Poetry
Michael Smith: Why Write or Read Poetry?
Liam Carson: IMRAM 2005
John McNamee: Crocodile Tears
Máire O'Higgins: Larkin College - Learning Through the Arts
Colleen Bazdarich: Serious Fun: IRSCL Congress Report
Kevin Kiely: Mallarmé, Po-ets -and -Typography
Siobhán Campbell & Gabriel Rosenstock: Michael Davitt (1950-2005)
Jonathan Allison: The WB Yeats International Summer School
Padraig O'Morain: The Vanishing IRC
Declan Meade: The Stinging Fly
John Deane & Pat Boran: Dedalus: The End of the Beginning
David Butler: Traduttore, Traditore
Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin: A Review
Mary O'Donnell: The Writer's Journey
Gabriel Rosenstock: Anatomy of a Haiku
Antoinette Quinn: Celebrating the Patrick Kavanagh Centenary
Valerie Coghlan: Powerful Picture-Books
Chris Agee: Irish Pages: A Journal of Contemporary Writing
John McNamee: Out to Lunch at Foster Place
Carole Redford: Treasure Islands 2004
Alan Gillis: The Seamus Heaney Centre For Poetry
Michael Begnal: Art and Revolution
J Woods: Poetry Can Be Hard on the Pocket
Randolph Healy: Starting a Micro-Press
Macdara Woods: Paul Cahill (1950-2003)
Liz Morris: Shadowing the Bisto
Siobhán Parkinson: New Society's First Conference
Maeve O'Sullivan: Between Mount Fuji and Croagh Patrick
Valerie Coghlan: Bisto-ing the Prizes
Sorcha Ní Bhriain: Filí Agus Dealbhóirí: Walt Whitman and Mise Éire
David Butler: Stars in Their Eyes
Valerine Coghlan: A World of Wonders: Danish Children's Literature
Neville Keery: Richard Caddel (1949-2003)
Mitsuko Ohno: Mutually Inspired: Poetry Tour of Ireland by Japanese Poets
Kate O'Shea: Taking the Mic
Fred Johnston: Folk-Poetry in the Making
Iggy McGovern: Don't Mention the R-Word!
Vona Groarke: Microphone
Gabriel Rosenstock: Sleepless in New Delhi
Celia Keenan: Books for Young Adults
Dara O'Hare: Poetry In Translation
Catherine Foley: "An t-ádh linn a bheith beo"
Macdara Woods: Try a Big Fish for Lent
Robert Dunbar: When the Writer Comes into the Classroom
Áine Ní Ghlinn: In the Classroom...
Jessie Lendennie: Twenty-One Years On
Paddy O'Connor: The Writer in the Classroom
Michael Smith: Poetry As An Art: New Year Reflections on an Old Theme

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