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Poetry Ireland Introductions Series

This year we teamed up with the Irish Writers' Centre and Dublin Writers Festival for two cabaret-style evenings to reveal nine promising new voices.

Poetry Ireland Trumpet

Poetry Ireland Trumpet

Issue 2 now on sale

Poems, opinions and reviews in a bite-sized literary pamphlet.

» Download ISSUE 1 here

Poetry Aloud

Poetry Aloud

Applications now invited for this all-island poetry speaking competition for teenagers run in partnership with the National Library of Ireland.

» Apply now

Upcoming Events

Culture Night - Friday 19th September, 5pm - 9pm

Open Mic & Special Guest Appearances at Hodges Figgis, Irish Georgian Society and The Irish Writers Centre


Clifden Arts Festival - Monday 22nd September, 8pm, Station House Theatre

Peter Fallon and Terry Woods in conversation with Vincent Woods


Dublin Festival of History - Saturday 27th September, 11am, Dublin Castle

Poetry Aloud commemorates World War I with historian Dr Paul Rouse


Belfast Festival at Queen's - Friday 24th October, 8pm, Skainos Centre

Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill reads her work in Irish, with translations read by students from the Seamus Heaney Centre

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