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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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April is Poetry Month in Limerick 2019 – A Poem for Limerick

Limerick Writers’ Centre present April is Poetry Month in Limerick 2019 Mon 1st April to Tues 30th April 2019 The Limerick Writers’ Centre presents ‘April is Poetry Month in Limerick 2019′ and your opportunity to take part in writing a poem for Limerick. All you have to do is finish the sentence ‘Limerick is…’ with […]


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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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A reading with US author Kerry Neville Thurs 19th Jan 8pm

The Limerick Writers’ Centre Presents A reading with US award winning short story and essay writer Kerry Neville, followed by a question and answer session on creative writing (fiction and non-fiction). Thurs 19th Jan 2017 8pm Narrative 4, 58 O’Connell Street, Limerick Kerry Neville is an American author (with ancestors from Limerick) of the award-winning (Independent […]


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A Literary Evening with Gough, Ryan & Durack Belltable 26th Jan 2017 8pm

The Limerick Writers’ Centre & the Belltable Presents – A Literary Evening With Julian Gough – Donal Ryan –  Michael Durack (accompanied by Austin Durack on guitar) Thurs 26th Jan 2017 Belltable, Limerick 8.00pm. Join three writers who have succeeded in achieving publishing and critical success and all with strong links to Nenagh, Co. Tipperary. […]