Poetry

Thursday 14th December

"Fired! Irish Women Poets and the Canon"

Kathy D'Arcy explains "Fired! Irish Women Poets and the Canon", a new movement to remember the forgotten women of Irish literature Official website:   https://awomanpoetspledge.com/

Wednesday 13th December

"Lamentations" by Paul Muldoon

Paul Muldoon chats about how 18th century Ulster poetry and his love of music helped inspire his new collection "Lamentations" (published by The Gallery Press)

Relatively Speaking, a guided walking tour of Temple Bar art galleries

Kay Sheehy took a free walking tour of Temple Bar, a joint enterprise by the Project Arts Centre, Temple Bar Gallery + Studios and the Gallery of Photography to introduce ...

Tuesday 12th December

Review: "Known Unknowns" at the Limerick City Gallery of Art

Cristín Leach reviews "Known Unknowns", an exhibition currently running at the Limerick City Gallery of Art where old and new works hang side by side in a celebration of the ...

Monday 11th December

"Ghost Haunted Land: Contemporary Art and Post-Troubles Northern Ireland" by Declan Long

Declan Long, whose book "Ghost Haunted Land: Contemporary Art and Post-Troubles Northern Ireland" has just been published (by Manchester University Press)

Wednesday 6th December

"We Wore The Blanket", a calendar by Laurence McKeown

Laurence McKeown, playwright and former H-Block prisoner explains how his personal experiences of the Troubles in Northern Ireland informed "We Wore The Blanket", a calendar he created inspired by a genuine ...

"Coast-Lines" at IMMA

Kay Sheehy visited the "Coast-Lines" exhibition at IMMA, the first in a series of rolling exhibitions marking developments in the art world as told through the Gallery's collection Full details:  ...

Tuesday 5th December

Daljit Nagra, judge of this year's Moth Poetry Prize

Daljit Nagra, judge of this year's Moth Poetry Prize, talks about the prestigious and lucrative prize, and about his own poetry. More information on the Moth Poetry Prize: themothmagazine.com

Thursday 30th November

Patrick Kavanagh anniversary

Pat Boran looks at the legacy of one of our great poets Patrick Kavanagh, on the 50th anniversary of his death Further details:   https://patrickkavanaghcountry.com     

Wednesday 29th November

"In Our Time", an exhibition by Gerard Byrne

Visual artist Gerard Byrne chats about the memory of radio programmes from the 1960's, 70's and 80's which he re-created for his exhibition "In Our Time" coming to the Kerlin ...

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