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The Deep Heart's Core:
Irish Poets Revisit
A Touchstone Poem

Contributors to the newest anthology from Dedalus Press
in conversation with
Niall MacMonagle


Date: Sunday March 26th
Venue: dlr LexIcon, The Studio
Time: 7.30pm
Cost: €12 / €10 Concession
Age: Adults
 

Teacher and critic Niall MacMonagle hosts this evening of readings and conversation with poets about their own touchstone works.

In their invitation to a diverse selection of contemporary Irish poets, Dedalus Press anthology editors Pat Boran and Eugene O'Connell requested 'poems of their own that encapsulate their particular voice or vision'.

With readings by selected contributors:
Pat Boran
Mark Granier
Alice Lyons
Eugene O'Connell
Mary O'Donnell
Karl Parkinson
Jessica Traynor
Vincent Woods

Niall MacMonagle, teacher and critic, broadcasts frequently on RTÉ Radio 1 and writes a weekly art column for the Sunday Independent. He has edited several poetry anthologies including the Lifelines series, Slow Time, The Open Door Book of Poetry and Windharp: Poems of Ireland since 1916.

The Deep Heart's Core