Events Programme

Announcing the Cork International Poetry Festival 2017 lineup:

 

Tuesday, 14 February

3pm Poetry Anthologies – Editors Speak
6.30pm Love, Lust, Loss, and Jealousy: An Evening of Poetry and Song

Wednesday, 15 February

2.30pm Daragh Breen & Máighréad Medbh
4pm Enchanting Verse Launch
7pm Katie Donovan & Bernard O’Donoghue
8.30pm Steve Heighton & Brian Turner
10pm Thomas McCarthy & Theo Dorgan

Thursday, 16 February

2.30pm Sonnet Mondal & Kerrie O’Brien
4pm Eleanor Hooker & Eileen Sheehan
5pm Well Review Launch

7pm Nikola Madzirov & Paddy Bushe
8.30pm Maram Al Masri
10pm Haaken Sandell & Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill

Friday, 17 February

2.30pm Chapbook Launch with John Mee and Maya Catherine Popa
4pm O’Donoghue Prize Reading with Kundiman Fellowship Reading by Lo Kwa Mei-en
7pm Karen Solie & Ulrikka S. Gernes
8.30pm Carolyn Forché & Yusef Komunyakaa
10pm Mark Doty, Michael Symmons Roberts,
& Jo Shapcott

Saturday, 18 February

2.30pm Blackstaff Anthology Launch
4pm W.N. Herbert & Hannah Lowe
7pm Natalie Diaz & Brenda Shaughnessy
8.30pm Conor O’Callaghan & Matthew Dickman
10pm John Montague & Martina Evans


Bool image by Mike Hannon

Image © Mike Hannon

 

 

 

Cork International Poetry Festival
14 - 18 February 2017

Cork Spring Poetry Festival

Our 2017 writers

Blackstaff
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Daragh Breen
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Paddy Bushe
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Natalie Diaz
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Matthew Dickman
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Katie Donovan
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Theo Dorgan

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Mark Doty
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Enchanting Verse
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Martina Evans
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Carolyn Forché
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Ulrikka S. Gernes
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Steve Heighton
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W.N. Herbert
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Eleanor Hooker
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Yusef Komunyakaa
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Hannah Lowe
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Nikola Madzirov
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Maram Al Masri
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Thomas McCarthy
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Máighréad Medbh
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John Mee
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Lo Kwa Mei-en
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Sonnet Mondal
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John Montague
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Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill
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Kerrie O'Brien
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Conor O'Callaghan
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Bernard O'Donoghue
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Gregory O'Donoghue Prize Winner

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Maya Catherine Popa
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Michael Symmons Roberts
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Haaken Sandell
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Jo Shapcott
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Brenda Shaughnessy

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Eileen Sheehan
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Karen Solie
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The Well Review
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Brian Turner
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