Tag: <span>Desmond O’Grady</span>

Capturing Life’s Verse: A Poetry Workshop Inspired by ‘Where I’m From’
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Capturing Life’s Verse: A Poetry Workshop Inspired by ‘Where I’m From’

August 28, 2023August 28, 2023

Join us for a Poetry Workshop presented by Revival Press and Limerick Writers’ Centre, centered around Sheila Fitzpatrick O’Donnell’s acclaimed poetry collection, “Where I’m From.” Date: Saturday, September 9th, 2023 Time: 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM Location: The People’s Museum of Limerick, 2 Pery Square, Limerick Uncover the art of poetic expression as Sheila delves...

Poetry Reconvenes at White House Bar: September’s Poetry Gathering
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Poetry Reconvenes at White House Bar: September’s Poetry Gathering

August 10, 2023August 10, 2023

Following the triumphant debut of the ‘First Wednesday Series’ in August at the White House Bar, 52 O’Connell Street, Limerick, we’re thrilled to announce the eagerly awaited sequel. On Wednesday, September 6th, at 7:30 pm, the second chapter of this captivating series unfolds, graced by the presence of the much admired, Greg Delanty, a top...

Announcing FOUNDATION SONG: A Captivating New Poetry Collection from Eamon Carr
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Announcing FOUNDATION SONG: A Captivating New Poetry Collection from Eamon Carr

July 4, 2023July 4, 2023

Revival Press, the poetry imprint of the Limerick Writers’ Centre, are delighted to announce the upcoming release of a new poetry book from writer Eamon Carr. The launch will take place at Ruby’s Cocktail Bar, Ciss Maddens, 40 Drury St., Dublin, DO2 E128  on Thurs 20th July 6.00pm. In this collection, titled FOUNDATION SONG, Carr delves into the profound...

Poet Niamh Twomey Announced as Winner of The Desmond O’Grady International Poetry Competition 2023
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Poet Niamh Twomey Announced as Winner of The Desmond O’Grady International Poetry Competition 2023

April 20, 2023May 18, 2023

Co Clare poet Niamh Twomey was announced the winner, with her poem ‘Airmead in the Glen’, of the Desmond O’Grady International Poetry Competition 2023 by competition judge Eleanor Hooker last night at the Desmond O’Grady Memorial Reading held in The People’s Museum of Limerick. Eleanor Hooker said about the winning poem: ‘Airmead in the Glen’,...

The Desmond O’Grady Memorial Reading 2023
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The Desmond O’Grady Memorial Reading 2023

April 13, 2023April 13, 2023

The Limerick Writers’ Centre Presents As part of April is Poetry Month in Limerick 2023 – The  Desmond O’Grady Memorial Reading Wed 19th April at The People’s Museum of  Limerick, Pery Square. Start 7.30pm This reading commemorates the late Limerick poet Desmond O’Grady. O’Grady, was born in Limerick in 1935, started writing poetry in his...

Desmond O’Grady Memorial Reading Wed 19th April 2023
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Desmond O’Grady Memorial Reading Wed 19th April 2023

April 11, 2023April 11, 2023

The Limerick Writers’ Centre Presents As part of April is Poetry Month in Limerick 2023 The  Desmond O’Grady Memorial Reading Wed 19th April at The People’s Museum of  Limerick, Pery Square. Start 7.30pm   This reading commemorates the late Limerick poet Desmond O’Grady. O’Grady, was born in Limerick in 1935, started writing poetry in his...