Become a Friend and Patron

Join us in our mission to connect poetry and people

As a Friend of Poetry Ireland, you immediately become a Patron of Poetry and, in turn, will help us achieve excellence in the reading, writing and performance of poetry throughout the island of Ireland. As well as this, you will also be welcomed into a community of Friends, committed to helping Poetry Ireland achieve our ambitious goals.

Stay close to Irish poetry with access to exclusive events, advance booking and discounts, subscriptions to publications and limited-edition gifts. As a Friend of Poetry Ireland, your annual membership will underpin our mission to connect poetry and people.

Tap on a membership level below to learn more:

Haiku - €60/€40*

Haiku Patrons get:

  • An invitation to an annual Poetry Patrons event
  • A poetry travel mug
  • Subscription to Trumpet
  • Discounts and advance booking for specific events
  • A copy of a Rogue Oliphant CD (signed by Paul Muldoon)
  • Subscription to Poetry Ireland Review
  • A limited edition poetry notebook, hand-bound in Dublin by Duffy Bookbinders
  • A limited edition set of signed Pocket Poem cards by six leading Irish poets
  • Recognition in Poetry Ireland Review

*Reduced to €40 for Young Poets and the Unwaged

Stanza - €150

Stanza Patrons get:

  • An invitation to an annual Poetry Patrons event
  • A poetry travel mug
  • Subscription to Trumpet
  • Discounts and advance booking for specific events
  • A copy of a Rogue Oliphant CD (signed by Paul Muldoon)
  • Subscription to Poetry Ireland Review
  • A limited edition poetry notebook, hand-bound in Dublin by Duffy Bookbinders
  • A limited edition set of signed Pocket Poem cards by six leading Irish poets
  • Recognition in Poetry Ireland Review

Sonnet - €350

Sonnet Patrons get:

  • An invitation to an annual Poetry Patrons event
  • A poetry travel mug
  • Subscription to Trumpet
  • Discounts and advance booking for specific events
  • A copy of a Rogue Oliphant CD (signed by Paul Muldoon)
  • Subscription to Poetry Ireland Review
  • A limited edition poetry notebook, hand-bound in Dublin by Duffy Bookbinders
  • A limited edition set of signed Pocket Poem cards by six leading Irish poets
  • Recognition in Poetry Ireland Review

Lyric - €1,000

Lyric Patrons get:

  • An invitation to an annual Poetry Patrons event
  • A poetry travel mug
  • Subscription to Trumpet
  • Discounts and advance booking for specific events
  • A copy of a Rogue Oliphant CD (signed by Paul Muldoon)
  • Subscription to Poetry Ireland Review
  • A limited edition poetry notebook, hand-bound in Dublin by Duffy Bookbinders
  • A limited edition set of signed Pocket Poem cards by six leading Irish poets
  • Recognition in Poetry Ireland Review