Michael Hartnett Annual Poetry Award 2014
Deadline: 21st Feb 14
The Michael Harnett Annual Poetry Award was established by Limerick County Council and is jointly funded by Limerick County Council and The Arts Council to mark Michael Hartnett’s contribution to literature in English and Irish. The award of €4,000 will be made to the winning poet on the basis of a third or subsequent book of poetry, published in the last two years, i.e. 2012-2014.
The Michael Hartnett Annual Poetry Award is awarded in alternate years to books of poetry in the Irish and English language.
This year, the year 2014, the award will be made to a poet writing in English. This year’ adjudicators’ are Theo Dorgan and Moya Cannon. The Michael Hartnett Annual Poetry Award will be announced and presented to the winning poet at the opening of Éigse Michael Hartnett on Thursday 10th April 2014 in Newcastle West, Co. Limerick.
The deadline for receipt of application forms and submitted books is Friday 21st February 2014.
For further details and download an application form, please visit www.lcc.ie/Arts_Culture/MichaelHartnett/