Gerard Smyth’s recent collections are A Song of Elsewhere (Dedalus Press ) and The Yellow River (with artwork by Seán McSweeney, Solstice Arts Centre). He is Poetry Editor of The Irish Times Topics:.
Dec 20, 2014. Bright Christmas stars shine on high, Golden stars in the wint'ry sky;. in Christmas, Poetry and tagged Christmas Lights, Marie Irish, poem,
Because of the complex developments of the English language in Ireland, he argued, Irish writers could access different traditions and were instinctively open to exploring the possibilities of poetry.
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Pearse's Christmas Ghosts, 1915 | The Century Ireland project is an online. an Irish nation not necessarily as in his O'Donovan Rossa speech as 'gaelic. Pearse's intent was perhaps heralded too by a short poem he titled 'Christmas 1915':.
including readings by StAnza’s first-ever Gaelic poet in residence Myles Campbell (Maoilios Caimbeul) and a concert in partnership with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra featuring new settings for some.
A celebration of Bliain na Gaeilge (the official year of the Irish language) will aim to rectify that on Wednesday, May 23, with an evening of song, poetry and storytelling in the Consulate General of.
What to buy Bohemian Crystal tree ornaments and amber jewellery, Christmas gingerbreads and festive cookies. What to do Arrive for December 5th for Mikulus, to see drifts of St Nicholases, angels and.
THIS delightful little booklet, The Christmas Poem, is a faithful and fresh retelling of the ‘greatest story ever told’, setting Jesus’ birth in the context of God’s plan to "turn what is sad into.
Poetry has been a lifeline for me for a long time. I started writing poetry regularly when I was about 19 and recovering from a period of severe clinical depression. There was very little structure to.
The publishers of the art & literature magazine The Moth, who have been producing the Ballymaloe International Poetry Prize for the last six years, one of the most valuable poetry prizes in the world.
Celia de Fréine is a poet and playwright who writes in Irish and English. Luíse Ghabhánach Ní Dhufaigh Ceannródaí, her biography of Louise Gavan Duffy, has been shortlisted in the Irish language.
Aug 7, 2014. He writes that he prefers his poems to have a life in Irish before they are translated. “The more Irish language readers read in Irish, without the.
This work is a light-hearted and lightweight collection of articles and stories about Christmas. It ‘s hard to write a good “Christmas” story. The sub-genre demands sentimentality – you can’t really.
At a recent poetry reading I had the curious experience of being overwhelmed by a ferocious hunger. I was listening to Peter Sirr read his terrific poem Madly Singing in the City, in which the.
Mar 21, 2016. and the Arts Council of Ireland in association with Galway Film Centre, "Splanc! 2016" is a special edition of the Irish-language documentary…
This is the poem by Matt Hohner,which was chosen by poet Annemarie Ní Churreáin as the winner of the Doolin poetry competition, part of Doolin Writers’ Weekend. ratified eternal at the frontier where.
Sir, – I would like to compliment you on your choice of poem for the front page of the Christmas Eve edition of The Irish Times (Alight, by John Montague). It is one of the most beautiful poems I have.
The poem reaches back to Ní Ghríofa’s anatomical training in her student days in UCC. And it is in the response to the professor’s question (“This is the mandible// What would you call that in Gaelic?
Mar 12, 2015. Irish literary and theatrical giants — from left, Oscar Wilde, John Millington Synge. (“Easter 1916”) and Patrick Kavanagh (“A Christmas Childhood”) got the nod. “The jury's brief was to choose those poems that told a story of. Although Irish remains the official first language of Ireland, English now.
Mab a'n Rhodedd: One of the earliest Christmas poems, written by Madog ap Gwallter. If you really want to read a complete translation, pick up the Irish Text.
Liam Ó Muirthile, who has died in a Dublin hospital, was one of the pioneers of modern Irish-language poetry. He was part of a hugely gifted group who came together at University College Cork in the.
In Irish (or Gaelic) Christmas is 'Nollaig', Santa Claus is known as 'San Nioclás' ( Saint Nicholas) or 'Daidí na Nollag' (Father Christmas) and Happy/Merry.
A selected poems offers not just a useful way to gauge the continuities and changes in a poet’s work but also a different vantage point on the broad field of Irish poetry in recent decades. Noel.
Mar 17, 2016. 'Fornocht Do Chonac Thú (Naked I Saw Thee)' is perhaps the best known of his Irish language poems; its single-minded perspective underpins.
The image features the caption: “My new unfinished piece of back art, it says in gaelic ‘you will forever be in my heart.’” The Irish phrase translates as, ‘Can I go to the toilet’ and is familiar to.