Ireland Chair of Poetry Travel Award

The Trustees of the Ireland Chair of Poetry look forward to receiving applications for this year’s ‘Ireland Chair of Poetry Travel Award’. The Trust established this award two years ago in order to encourage and assist poets in their creative development and have been delighted to make awards to Maureen Boyle and Andrew Eaton. This […]

Ireland Chair of Poetry Bursary 2017

The trustees of the Ireland Chair of Poetry recently named Natasha Cuddington as the recipient of the 2017 Ireland Chair of Poetry bursary. The poet was nominated by the Ireland Professor of Poetry, Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin, and her nomination was welcomed and confirmed by the trustees of the Board of the Ireland Chair of Poetry at […]

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.