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The Desmond O’Grady International Poetry Competition 2019

The Desmond O’Grady International Poetry Competition 2019 in association with April is Poetry Month in Limerick 2019   ENTRIES CLOSED (Midnight 16th March) The Desmond O’Grady International Poetry Competition was inaugurated in 2012 by the late Barney Sheehan, poetry impresario of the White House Poetry Revival, in honour of Limerick poet Desmond O’Grady.  It was […]

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It’s Here – April is Poetry Month in Limerick 2019 Mon April 1st to Tues April 30th

April is Poetry Month in Limerick 2019   Over the 30 days of April, with 26 events and over 44 performers, Limerick’s biggest and brightest poetry festival will fill the street and intimate venues of this historic city of Limerick. Long associated with poetry and literature the Limerick Writers’ Centre inaugurated the festival in 2013. […]

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Call For Submissions

The Limerick Writers’ Centre in association with the Limerick Soviet Centenary Committee is seeking submissions for a new anthology of writing. The anthology working title is; Centenary – An Anthology Commemorating the Limerick Soviet 1919 We welcome everyone to submit prose, poems or illustrations on the theme of the 1919 Limerick Soviet. We are looking […]

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BOOK LAUNCH: ‘Gabriel’s Lark’ by J. Vincent Moran Fri 16th Nov 2018 6.00pm

Limerick Writers’ Centre Present the launch of J. Vincent Moran’s debut novel Gabriel’s Lark Fri 16th Nov 2018 6.00pm The White House Bar, O’Connell St., Limerick The book will be launched by Eugene Phelan, Editor of the Limerick Leader Gabriel’s Lark is a dramatic and, more often than not, humorous novel about travel, independence, the […]

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Screenwriting with Gerry Stembridge March 2018

The Limerick Writers’ Centre Presents Screenwriting with Gerry Stembridge Fri March 2nd/Sat Mar 3rd/Sun March 4th 2018 An intensive weekend screenwriting course, for writers who have already written screenplays (of whatever length) and want to develop their craft. Three sessions; 2 hours Friday (evening); 5 hours (with lunch break) Saturday and 3 hours Sunday. This […]

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