Thursday 24th to Saturday 26th October 2013
The Cuisle Limerick City International Poetry Festival is dedicated to poetry in all its forms and varieties, featuring the best of local, national, and international poets.
This year’s festival will feature evening performances by Anthony Cronin, Biddy Jenkinson, Macdara Woods, Hugh Maxton, David Wheatley, Adam Wyeth, and Jo Slade. There will also be lunchtime readings at the Hunt Museum featuring Ron Carey (Thursday) and Kerrie O’Brien (Friday). Other events include screenings of poetry films, an open mic session, a varied programme for schools, and the Young Poet of the Year Award. In addition, the yearly poetry anthology The Stony Thursday Book, edited this year by Paddy Bushe, will be launched at the festival.
Further details can be found on the Cuisle Limerick City International Poetry Festival website.