Launch of publication of the Ireland Chair of Poetry lectures of John Montague, Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill and Paul Durcan

The Ireland Chair of Poetry Trust is delighted to announce the launch of the Ireland Chair of Poetry lectures of John Montague, Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill and Paul Durcan. “The Bag Apron” by John Montague “Cead Isteach” by Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill “Three European Poets” by Paul Durcan The launch will take place at 6pm in the Royal […]

Annual lecture by Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin, the Ireland Professor of Poetry on 26th April in University College Dublin

The Ireland Professor of Poetry, Eiléan Ni Chuilleanáin will present her annual lecture ‘Pearse Hutchinson (1927-2012): A poet and his languages’ in Theatre M, Newman Building, Belfield, University College Dublin on Wednesday 26th April at 7.30pm. If you wish to attend please contact Niamh McCabe at irelandchairofpoetry@gmail.com.

Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin’s inaugural lecture as the Ireland Professor of Poetry entitled ‘Pearse Hutchinson (1927-2012): a poet and his languages’

Professor Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin will give her inaugural lecture as the Ireland Professor of Poetry in the Crescent Arts Centre, 2-4 University Road. Belfast BT7 1NH, on Thursday 23rd March at 8.00 pm. The lecture will be entitled ‘Pearse Hutchinson (1927-2012): a poet and his languages’. To reserve a place please contact Niamh McCabe at irelandchairofpoetry@gmail.com

Ireland Chair of Poetry Travel Award

The Trustees of the Ireland Chair of Poetry look forward to receiving applications for the new ‘Ireland Chair of Poetry Travel Award’. The Trust has established this award in order to encourage and assist poets in their creative development. Recognising the restraints often imposed by location and external obligations, this award will offer £2,000 to […]