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Limerick poet Ron Carey, originally from Ballynanty, has been shortlisted for this years Felix Dennis Award for best first poetry collection at the Forward Awards 2016. He is the only Irish poet to be shortlisted for this years award, the winner will be announced in September at the Royal Festival Hall in London. His collection Distance, was published by Revival […]
The aim of the competition is to create an awareness of the connection between the place and the poem so that Limerick can establish itself internationally as one of the few places that gave its name to a literary form. Think Shakespeare and Stratford, Joyce and Dublin, Burns and Scotland, Limerick and the Limerick.
Entries are now open for our 2016 competition!
The Hunt Museum
The Hunt Museum
Lunch Time Poetry at The Hunt Museum 2016 at 1.00pm
The Limerick Writers’ Centre Presents
Lunch Time Poetry @ The Hunt Museum
July 7th / 14th / 21st /28th 2015
1.00pm to 2.00pm
In association with the Hunt Museum 8 poets (2 per week) will give a reading in the Captain’s Room four Thursdays in July from 1.00pm to 2.00pm, readings will be preceded by a piece of music performed by local musicians.
10 Bedford Row, Limerick
Tel 061 597 668
Tuesday 5th July 2016 at 8:00 pm
This months guests are poet Knute Skinner and Edward O’Dwyer
Poetry, prose and performance with always new guest readers, followed by an open mic
POETRY – FICTION – STORYTELLING – MUSIC
All those interested on creative writing are welcome to attend on the night.
Join The Limerick Writers’ Centre team on Between the Pages every Saturday 1.00pm to 2.00pm on Limerick City Community Radio. Broadcasting on 99.9fm and on the world wide web at www.lccr.ie Between the Pages is a literary arts and culture show and brings you news, views and interviews from the world of literature, music and […]
The Acoustic Club at Charlie Malone’s Bar, Limerick Open-Mic Tues 5th July 2016 at 9.00pm sharp! Presents The Open-Mic The Acoustic Club is a live music venue presenting local, independent and nationally touring performers. It is a non-profit organisation and 100% volunteer operated. Based at Charlie Malone’s Bar, Wolfe Tone St., Limerick, The Acoustic Club takes place […]
Fiona Clark Echlin Winner of Bring Your Limericks to Limerick 2015
The winning Limerick was:
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