The Limerick Writers’ Centre is dedicated to supporting local writers and fostering community through the literary arts. The Writer Critique Groups are just one of the ways that we offer opportunities for writers to come together with other members of the literary community. Peer led the Writer’s Critique Groups meet on the second Friday of every month from […]
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 […]
Over the course of the six weeks, the process and pitfalls of novel writing will be explored. Themes will include finding the idea, getting into the writing state, narrative voice, plot, building the world of the story, and endings. Participants will workshop their novel-in-progress and gain feedback and incites from the group. The course is […]
The Limerick Writers’ Centre present John Steinback – Working Class Hero? with Paul McNamara Limerick Writers’ Centre is delighted to announce another ‘Great Writers: Great Literature’ talk. The talk entitled ‘John Steinbeck – Working Class Hero?’, will take place Monday 27th Nov at Nelly’s Corner Cafe, 46 Nicholas Street, at 7.30pm Paul McNamara is an […]
Join us on Fri 8th Dec to a special graduation ceremony in Shannon Rowing Club for the participants of our ‘Voices’ Creative Writing Course run in partnership with the MWRDAF.
A unique anthology of writing from the Limerick Writers’ Centre, called River People, is to be launched Tues 5th Dec at 8pm in Chez le Fab, Arthurs Quay Park, Limerick. The anthology is the fruit of over 12 weeks participation by a group of older people from Limerick city and county, which began during the […]
Delighted that the Limerick Writers’ Centre was the recipient of an award in the Arts Culture and Heritage category at the PPN 1st Annual Community and Voluntary Awards. Pictured: Sheila Sugrue, Dominic Taylor, Fiona Clark Echlin and Marian Cody.
Limerick is the only place in Ireland to give its name to a form of poetry but the link between the two has never been properly explored nor has a book ever been published on the connection between them. Accordingly The Curious Story of the Limerick by Dr Matthew Potter of Limerick Museum fills a major […]
THE ACOUSTIC CLUB Tue 8th Aug 2017, 9pm @Charlie Malone’s Pub The Acoustic Club with guest songwriter Read more THE ACOUSTIC CLUB Tue 15th Aug 2017, 9pm @Charlie Malone’s Pub The Acoustic Club with guest songwriter Read more THE MAGIC OF W.B. YEATS Fri 18th Aug 2017 7.30pm Ormston House, Patrick street, limerick ROBERT GRAVES’ […]
Limerick Writers’ Centre & Stanzas Present Bill Moran Live in Limerick ‘Oh God Get Out Get Out’ Tour 2017 Chez le Fab, Arthur’s Quay Park, Limerick Thurs 1st June 2017 8pm Bill Moran is a third-year MFA poetry candidate at Louisiana State University and a former medic. He was the 2012 & 2013 Austin […]