23rd Jan 12

Patrick and Katherine Kavanagh Fellowship


The Trustees of the estate of Katherine Kavanagh have awarded the 2011 Patrick and Katherine Kavanagh Fellowship, intended to assist poets in mid-career and worth €8,000 to each recipient, to Eileen Casey, Mark Granier and

14th Dec 11

Poetry Aloud Winners

 The Poetry Aloud winners have been announced - congratulations to everyone who made it through and a huge thank you to  everyone who got took part!

Junior Category:
Shane McMah
7th Dec 11

Nobel Prize for Literature: Tomas Tranströmer


Tomas Tranströmer delivered his Nobel Prize for Literature lecture yesterday with the assistance of actor Kristina Adolphson, actor Krister Henriksson, pianist Roland Pöntinen, conductor Gustaf Sjöqvist's Chamber Choir and others.

17th Nov 11

Arts Council Indecon Report


The Arts Council of Ireland have published the  Assessment of the Economic Impact of the Arts in Ireland report, compiled by Indecon International Economic Consultants. 

The report highlights that the Arts Sector in Ireland co

16th Nov 11

Shortlist for the 2011 Costa Poetry Award


The 2011 Costa Poetry Award shortlist has been announced with

Carol Ann Duffy's Bees
David Harsent's Night
Jackie Kay's Fier

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