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Save the Date

Don ShareMartina EvansDon WheatleyGrace Wells

Save the date! The next Cork Spring Poetry Festival will take place 11 - 14 February, 2015. We are putting the finishing touches to the Cork Spring Poetry Festival line-up. We can confirm that the festival will include readings by British poets and Forward Poetry Prize Winners Kei Miller, Liz Berry and Emily Berry, Canadians Michael Crummey and Shoshanna Wingate, American Don Share, Irish poets, Dave Lordan, David Wheatley, Tom French, Martina Evans, Peter Sirr, Peter Fallon, Enda Wyley, Michael O'Loughlin, Gabriel Rosenstock, Grace Wells and others. The periodicals Penny Dreadful and Poetry Bus will be showcased, a new anthology of Munster poetry in French translation is to be launched and also readings from Arlen House's new Berryman anthology. The Fool for Poetry chapbooks by Victoria Kennefick and Virginia Astley will be unveiled.

 

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Thank you!

Poetry Fest The Munster Literature Centre wishes to thank all the talented poets and poetry lovers who made the 2014 Cork Spring Poetry Festival hugely successful and one we will remember with great fondness and humor. We are grateful for the unwavering support from management and staff at the Cork Arts Theatre, The Maldron Hotel, The Farmgate Café and The Other Place. We look forward to next year's festival and hope you are too!

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