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Upcoming Workshops @ Limerick Writers’ Centre, April 2019

Limerick Writers’ Centre /April is Poetry Month in Limerick Present The History of Me A spring poetry workshop with Ron Carey – For Beginners and Improvers Sat 6th April 2019 10.30am to 12.30pm By exploring your life through memory, objects and images, this workshop will help to energise and grow your poetry. By tapping into […]

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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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April is Poetry Month in Limerick 2019 – The Poetry Wall

April is Poetry Month in Limerick presents The Poetry Wall Yes, it’s coming to that time of year again and we’re busy preparing for April is Poetry Month in Limerick 2019, which is organised by the Limerick Writers’ Centre and Quay Books, here in Limerick. We are big lovers of poetry in Limerick so as […]

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WRITER’S CRITIQUE GROUPS

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 […]

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Great Writers: Great Literature – John Steinbeck

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 […]

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PPN Awards

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.

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The Curious Story of the Limerick – Order now!

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 […]

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