|31st Jan 11|
Jackie Kay | poetry renaissance
Jackie Kay, in the Guardian, celebrates the renaissance of poetry publishing.
It used to seem funny to me how us poets ca
|25th Jan 11|
Costa book of the year award winner
Poet Jo Shapcott was announced as the winner of the £30,000 overall Costa book of the year award for her book 'Of Mutability' last night.
The Costa book of the year award has five categories: first novel, novel
|23rd Jan 11|
Derek Walcott wins TS Eliot Prize
Derek Walcott was announced as the winner of the TS Eliot Poetry Award winner last night.
The full shortlist comprised of:
|20th Jan 11|
Harry Clifton | Imeall
Imeall, the TG4 arts programme, caught up with the Ireland Professor of Poetry, Harry Clifton. In conversation with Michael Cronin, Clifton talks about how his life and work are informed by having grown up in green,
|14th Jan 11|
Poetry Aloud competition | Winners Announced
Poetry Aloud, the annual poetry speaking competition open to all post-primary students on the island of Ireland, held its semi-finals and final on Friday last in the National Library of Ireland and the National Museum of Ireland.