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Book Launch: ‘The Golden Ass’ by Ciaran O’Driscoll Sun 26th May 3.00pm

Book Launch: ‘The Golden Ass’ by Ciaran O’Driscoll Sun 26th May 3.00pm

Renowned poet and author Ciaran O’Driscoll is set to unveil his latest literary masterpiece, “The Golden Ass,” in a much-anticipated launch event hosted by the Limerick Writers’ Centre. Scheduled for Sunday, May 26th at 3:00 PM, the event will take place at The People’s Museum of Limerick, situated at 2 Pery Square, Limerick. Marking a significant milestone for both the author and the publisher, “The Golden Ass” marks the debut entry of Limerick Writers’ Centre into the prestigious realms of the Booker Prize. Dominic Taylor, the managing editor of Limerick Writers’ Centre publishing imprint, expressed enthusiasm, stating, “We faced rigorous...

‘First Wednesday Series’ Guest Poet for May is Nicki Griffin, 5th June

‘First Wednesday Series’ Guest Poet for May is Nicki Griffin, 5th June

Join us on Wednesday 5th of June at The Whitehouse Bar, 52 O’Connell Street, Limerick at 7.30pm for our First Wednesday Series poetry reading and open-mic. Our special guest reader is Nicki Griffin. Nicki Griffin lives in Mountshannon, East Clare. She has two collections published by Salmon Poetry; ‘Unbelonging”, 2013 and Crossing Places’, 2017. A third collection, ‘The Dark & the Light’, will be published in 2024. Plus the Open-Mic, you can book a spot by emailing limerickwriterscentre@gmail.co or Message us on this page.

The Poetry of Mike MacDomhnaill and the Music of Moxie Fri 3rd May 8pm

The Poetry of Mike MacDomhnaill and the Music of Moxie Fri 3rd May 8pm

Experience an enchanting evening of poetry and music as the soul-stirring verses of Mike MacDomhnaill intertwine seamlessly with the captivating melodies of Moxie. Join us on Friday, May 3rd, at 8 PM in the historic Desmond Hall, nestled in the heart of Newcastle West, Co. Limerick. Immerse yourself in an evocative fusion of language and sound, where the beauty of Irish poetry meets the vibrant rhythms of traditional music. Don’t miss this unforgettable celebration of creativity and culture.

‘First Wednesday Series’ @ The Whitehouse Bar Wed 1st May 2024

‘First Wednesday Series’ @ The Whitehouse Bar Wed 1st May 2024

Join us for a unique celebration of poetry Wed 1st May 2024 7.30pm at the Whitehouse Bar, Limerick as we welcome our guest esteemed poet Emily Cullen and the MA Creative Writing Students from UL. The students (in no particular order) are: Amy Elkheart, Maeve Kroeger, Art Matthews, Keiran Morrissey-Fernandez, Celina Papendorf, Amanda Molony-O’Brien, Enya Trofimoff, Michelle Ivy Alwedo and Helen Mullane. Plus the Open-Mic, you can book a spot by emailing limerickwriterscentre@gmail.co or Message us on Facebook.