Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 630pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Podcasts

Saturday 17th October

Poetry File | Eiléan Ni Chuilleanáin

Eiléan Ni Chuilleanáin reads her poem An Imperfect Enclosure

Saturday 10th October

Poetry File | Polina Cosgrave

Poet Polina Cosgrave reads Your Hands

Saturday 3rd October

Poetry File | Julie Morrissy

Poet Julie Morrissy reads Ravensdale Part II

Saturday 26th September

Poetry File | Terry McDonagh

Poet Terry McDonagh reads The Last Bard

Saturday 19th September

Poetry File with Joseph Woods

This week, Joseph Woods reads his poem Fiery-Necked Night Jar

Saturday 12th September

Poetry File with Anne Tannam

This week, poet Anne Tannam reads Friday Night in January

Saturday 5th September

Poetry File with Mark Ward

Mark Ward reads his poem Withdrawn

Poetry File with Mark Ward

This week, Mark Ward reads his poem Creation Myth

Saturday 29th August

Poetry File with John McKenna

This week, John McKenna reads In the Summer

Saturday 22nd August

Poetry File with Julie Morrisy

This week, Julie Morrissy reads her poem Even Now

Saturday 15th August

Poetry File with Terry McDonagh

This week, poet Terry McDonagh reads A Gypsy Woman in Ireland

Saturday 8th August

Poetry File | Joseph Woods

This week, Joseph Woods reads his poem Memory Swallows

Saturday 1st August

Poetry File | Anne Tannam

This week, Anne Tannam reads her poem Turning 52

Saturday 25th July

Poetry File | John MacKenna

This week, John MacKenna reads his poem High Summer

Saturday 11th July

Poetry File with Vona Groarke

This week, Vona Groarke reads her poem On Seeing Charlotte Brontë’s Underwear with my Daughter in Haworth

Saturday 4th July

Poetry File with Tom French

This week, Tom French reads his poem Hip

Saturday 27th June

Poetry File with Stephen Sexton

This week Stephen Sexton reads Daydream of the Jacket

Saturday 20th June

Poetry File with Tara Bergin

This week, Tara Bergin reads Sweet Isis

Saturday 13th June

Poetry File with Thomas McCarthy

This week, Thomas McCarthy reads his poem Last Flight

Saturday 6th June

Poetry File with Tony Curtis

This week, Tony Curtis reads his poem Kathleen

Saturday 30th May

Poetry File with Jane Clarke

This week, Jane Clarke reads her poem Cattle Stick

Saturday 23rd May

Poetry File with Katie Donovan

Poet Katie Donovan reads High Rack

Saturday 16th May

Poetry File with Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill

This week, poet Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill reads An Crann

Saturday 9th May

Poetry File with Doireann Ni Ghriofa

This week, Doireann Ni Ghriofa reads her poem While Bleeding

Saturday 2nd May

Poetry File with Chris Murray

This week, Chris Murray reads her poem Aluine's Garden

Saturday 25th April

Poetry File with Emma McKervey

This week, Emma McKervey reads her poem At Cooey Wells

Saturday 18th April

Poetry File with Rachel Coventry

This week, poet Rachel Coventry reads Time Travel

Saturday 11th April

Poetry File with Patrick Deeley

This week, poet Patrick Deeley reads Imagining My Mother as a Sibyl

Saturday 4th April

Poetry File with Maeve O'Sullivan

This week, Maeve O'Sullivan reads her poem Vocal Chords

Saturday 28th March

Poetry File with Tess Gallagher

This week, poet Tess Gallagher reads Eddie's Steps

Saturday 21st March

Poetry File with Paul Perry

This week, Paul Perry reads his poem Not the Wind Not the Flag

Saturday 14th March

Poetry File with Yvonne Cullen

This week, Yvonne Cullen reads her poem From a Memorial in Christchurch

Saturday 7th March

Poetry File with Chris Murray

This week, poet Chris Murray reads The Rosemary

Saturday 29th February

Poetry File with Emma McKervey

This week, poet Emma McKervey reads Rathlin Island

Saturday 22nd February

Poetry File with Rachel Coventry

This week, Rachel Coventry reads her poem Electrification

Saturday 15th February

Poetry File with Patrick Deeley

This week, Patrick Deeley reads his poem Boxes

Saturday 8th February

Poetry File with Maeve O'Sullivan

This week, Maeve O'Sullivan reads her poem Fourteen Days

Saturday 1st February

Poetry File with Tess Gallagher

This week, Tess Gallagher reads her poem Cloud Path

Saturday 25th January

Poetry File with Paul Perry

This week, Paul Perry reads his poem My Father as a Child Walks a Donkey on Sandymount Strand

Saturday 18th January

Poetry File with Jane Robinson

This week, poet Jane Robinson reads Elegy for a Meadow

Saturday 11th January

Poetry File with Yvonne Cullen

This week, Yvonne Cullen reads her poem Magi

Saturday 4th January

Poetry File with Colette Colfer

This week, Colette Colfer reads The Music of Stones

Saturday 28th December

Poetry File with James Lawless

This week, James Lawless reads Ascending a Liberty Stairway 1952

Saturday 21st December

Poetry File with Grace Wells

This week, Grace Wells reads her poem We Speak on the Outbreath

Saturday 14th December

Poetry File with Paul Durcan

This week, Paul Durcan reads his poem Kate La Touche

Saturday 7th December

Poetry File with Karen J McDonnell

Karen J McDonnell’s debut poetry collection is This Little World (Doire Press). On Poetry File she reads Aughawillan.

Saturday 30th November

Poetry File with Dermot Bolger

This week, Dermot Bolger reads his poem Frost All Over

Saturday 23rd November

Poetry File with Mary Coll

This week, Mary Coll reads her poem Tuesday Evening

Saturday 16th November

Poetry File with Jane Robinson

This week, poet Jane Robinson reads At Sea

Saturday 9th November

Poetry File with Colette Colfer

This week, poet Colette Colfer reads Heart Outtro

Saturday 2nd November

Poetry File with Grace Wells

This week Grace Wells reads her poem All Year

Saturday 26th October

Poetry File with James Lawless

This week James Lawless reads Bothar na dTaibhsi / Ghost Road

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Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Ian McGlynn

Production Co-Ordinator : Linda McGlynn

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