2014 Readings & Seminars Programme


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View events on: Wednesday * Thursday * Friday * Saturday


Bool image by Mike Hannon

Image © Mike Hannon

 

Wednesday, 12 February

 

Irish Examiner Poems reading
4pm, Farmgate Café, The English Market
Admission: FREE

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A reading by a selection of poets who have contributed to the Irish Examiner Tuesday Poem feature.

 

Cyphers Showcase 7pm, Cork Arts Theatre
Admission: €5 (€4 concs.) or FREE with purchase of journal.
Tickets available at the door.

Paul Casey by John MinihanKathy D'ArcyAfric McGlincheyMary Noonan

 

 

A presentation of the latest issue of the periodical Cyphers with a talk about its history and readings from some contributors.

 

Matthew Geden & Derek Mahon 8.30pm, Cork Arts Theatre
Admission: €8 (€6 concs.) Tickets available at the door.

Caitríona Ní ChléirchínDoireann Ní Ghríofa

 

 

 

A reading and discussion by two Irish poets.

 

Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin & Macdara Woods 10.00pm, Cork Arts Theatre
Admission: €8 (€6 concs.) Tickets available at the door.

John EnnisSeán Lysaght

 

 

 

A reading and discussion by two Irish poets.

 

Festival Club 11.00pm - 1.30pm, Cork Arts Theatre. Admission: FREE.

 

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Thursday, 13 February

 

Poetry FilmsPoetry Films
4pm, Cork Arts Theatre
Admission: FREE


A screening of poetry films, mostly animations, featuring work by Billy Collins, Andres Ehin & others.

 

The SHOp Showcase 7pm, Cork Arts Theatre
Admission: €5 (€4 concs.) Tickets available at the door.

Paul Casey by John MinihanKathy D'ArcyAfric McGlincheyMary Noonan

 

 

A presentation of the latest issue of The SHOp with a tall about its history and readings from some contributors.

 

 

Patrick Deeley & Celia de Fréine 8.30 pm, Cork Arts Theatre
Admission: €8 (€6 concs.) Tickets available at the door.

Eduardo C. CorralSarah Clancy

 

 

 

A reading and discussion by two Irish poets.

 

Billy Collins & Leanne O'Sullivan 10pm, Cork Arts Theatre
Admission: €12 (€10 concs.) Tickets available at the door.

Eduardo C. CorralSarah Clancy

 

 

 

A reading and discussion by American and Irish poets.

 

Festival Club 11.00pm - 1.30pm, Cork Arts Theatre. Admission: FREE.

 

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Friday, 14 February

 

 

Craft talk with Billy Collins 4pm, Cork Arts Theatre
Admission: €15 (€12 concs.) Tickets available at the door.

Anatoly Kudryavitsky

 

 

 


Former American Poet Laureate gives advice on how to write better poems.

 

Dermot Bolger & John W. Sexton 7pm, Cork Arts Theatre
Admission: €8 (€6 concs.) Tickets available at the door.

John F. DeaneJames Harpur

 

 

 

Reading and discussion with two Irish poets.

 

Linda Maria Baros & Dorta Jagić 8.30pm, Cork Arts Theatre
Admission: €6 (€5 concs.) Tickets available at the door.


Martina Evans
Dennis O'Driscoll

 

 

 

Reading and discussion with two European poets.

 

Jean Hanff Korelitz & Paul Muldoon 10.00pm, Cork Arts Theatre
Admission: €12(€10 concs.) Tickets available at the door.

Carolyn ForchéKaren Solie

 

 

 

Reading and discussion with an American and an Irish poet.

 

Festival Club 11.00pm - 1.30pm, Cork Arts Theatre. Admission: FREE.

 

 

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Saturday, 15 February

Southword Journal Showcase 2.45pm, Cork Arts Theatre
Admission: FREE

Paul Casey by John MinihanKathy D'ArcyAfric McGlincheyMary Noonan

 

 


A presentation of the latest issue of the online journal Southword with a talk about its history and readings from some contributors. Southword will be projected onto large screen.

 

Gregory O’Donoghue Prize Giving & Prebooked Readings 4pm, Cork Arts Theatre
Admission: €6 (€5 concs.) Tickets available at the door.

Gregory O'Donoghue

 

 

 

At this event the winner of the Gregory O’Donoghue International Poetry Prize will receive the prize and have the opportunity to read from a selection of their poems.

The Emerging Poets Reading showcases five writers of talent who have yet to
publish a full-length collection of poems.

 

Alan Gillis & Leontia Flynn 7pm, Cork Arts Theatre
Admission: €8 (€6 concs.) Tickets available at the door.

Hakan SandellLyor Shternberg

 

 

 

Reading and discussion with two Northern Ireland poets.

 

Michelle O'Sullivan & Maurice Riordan 8.30pm, Cork Arts Theatre
Admission: €8 (€6 concs.) Tickets available at the door.

Immanuel MifsudTomaz Salamun

 

 

 

Reading and discussion with two Irish poets.

 

Billy Ramsell & Jo Shapcott 10.00pm, Cork Arts Theatre
Admission: €10 (€8 concs.) Tickets available at the door.

Gwyneth LewisKathryn Simmonds

 

 

 

Reading and discussion with a British and an Irish poet.

 

Festival Club 11.00pm - 1.30pm, Cork Arts Theatre. Admission: FREE.

 

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