3rd May 11

Winner of the Strokestown International Poetry Prize


The winner of the Strokestown International Poetry Prize was announced last Sunday as Jane Routh. The Strokestown/Colmcille Prize was won by Ciarán Ó Coigligh and the winner of the Percy

13th Apr 11

Lawrence O’Shaughnessy Award for Poetry


Poet Leanne O’Sullivan has been awarded the 15 annual Lawrence O’Shaughnessy Award for Poetry of the University of St. Thomas Center for Irish Studies. The award was presented in private ceremonies on Tuesday, April 12.<

8th Apr 11

Southward news and competition winners


Congratulations to the poetry editor of the online journal Southword Leanne O'Sullivan and their current poetry workshop leader Matthew Sweeney.  Leanne  has just been announced

5th Apr 11

Griffin Poetry Prize 2011 | Shortlist


The Griffin Trust for Excellence in Poetry have announced the Canadian and International shortlist for this year’s Griffin Poetry Prize. The award is one of the most lucrative poetry prizes in the world.

2nd Apr 11

Project Arts Centre | Lay Me Down Softly


'Lay Me Down Softly', a play by Bily Roche is running at the Project Arts Centre nightly until the 2nd April. Design is by Bui Bolg and lights by Paul Keoghan

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