FREE 6 week course: Patrick Kavanagh and the History of Rural Ireland Starts: Thursday 26th January Carrickmacross Workhouse 7-10pm For more information contact: 0877702525 Or to register: 04730888
It was with great sadness that the Patrick Kavanagh Centre learned of the passing of Anthony Cronin, poet, novelist, biographer, critic, commentator, barrister and arts activist. We wish to convey our sincere condolences to his wife Anne and family. A true friend of the poet Patrick Kavanagh, over the years since the establishment of the […]
At Inniskeen Round Tower Church On Sunday 11th December 2016 at 7.00pm Featuring Inniskeen Parish Choir with special guest Lorraine Cotter & Carrickmacross Cantemus Choir We warmly invite you to come along and enjoy your favourite Christmas Carols & Reflections Donations if desired to Carrick Cancer Refreshments served.
The Patrick Kavanagh Centre mourns the death of poet and songwriter, Leonard Cohen. He has been regarded as gloomy as a lyricist but we wouldn’t label him as such. In Kavanagh’s poetry he refers to darkness and fog but only to highlight the vitality of light. In his poem, ‘My Room’ despite its location in […]