The Poetry Programme Saturday 7 February 2015
Rick O’Shea explores the diverse and vibrant world of poets and poetry in The Poetry Programme on Saturdays at 7:30 pm.
You can contact the Poetry Programme by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, tweeting @PoetryProgRTE, or on our Facebook page www.facebook.com/RTEPoetryProgramme.
You can also listen back to all previous programmes in the Programme Archive (see above right).
The Poetry Programme: For everyone who loves poetry. And those who just don’t know it yet.
A Rockfinch production for RTÉ.
The Poetry Programme is currently off-air. Details of a new series on poetry will be announced in the coming months.
The Poetry Programme
We devote the whole half hour to one of Ireland’s most famous living poets.
Winner of a Pulitzer Prize, a T.S. Eliot Prize, author of over 30 collections and current poetry editor of The New Yorker magazine Paul Muldoon talks about his life in poetry and his new collection One Thousand Things Worth Knowing.
The call for submissions to the literary magazine The Stinging Fly - stingingfly.org
Read more of Billy Ramsell's poetry at: http://www.billyramsell.ie/works.htm
Info on the Cork Spring Poetry Festival: corkpoetryfest.
The winners of the two copies of Miriam Gamble's collection 'Pirate Music' are Tracy Gaughan in Galway and Matthew Moynihan in Cork.
About The Show
Rick O’Shea explores the diverse and vibrant world of poets and poetry. A Rockfinch production for RTÉ.