Remembering Patrick Kavanagh


Monaghan Association – Dublin, presents: Remembering Patrick Kavanagh – 2015 A celebration of his life & times Buswells Hotel, Dublin, Tuesday, 20th October, 2015. Background: 1.  Bruce Arnold became Editor of The Dubliner, a literary magazine, in March 1962, succeeding Donal Carroll who had edited the first issue. A greater emphasis on Irish writing was […]

Kavanagh’s Poetic Pilgrimage –...


Kavanagh’s Poetic Pilgrimage by Úna Agnew, SSL The course will look at the following themes: a) General Introduction: Biography outline; b) 1904-1938 Kavanagh Poet & Farmer: His first doorway to life and love; c) 1930-1945 Kavanagh’s Exile in Dublin: His Inniskeen Retrospective; d) Settling down to be a full-time writer/ Dealing with failure and success; […]

Patrick Kavanagh Weekend Programme

Patrick Kavanagh Weekend Programme

The Patrick Kavanagh Weekend takes place from Friday the 25th to Sunday the 27th September 2015. This weekend includes a range of activities and talks. All events will take place at the Patrick Kavanagh Centre unless otherwise stated. To buy tickets online click here >> Friday 25th September 2015 7.30pm: Reception & Entertainment Ceoltoir: Patrick […]

Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Awards 2015

Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Awards 2015

For Second-level Students – Rules 1. Competition is open to second-level students throughout the thirty two Counties of Ireland. 2. Each student may enter one poem, of any length. 3. The poem must be the student’s own unaided work. It may be published by the organiser at some future date. 4. The competition will be […]

Creative Writing Workshop July 2015

Creative Writing Workshop July 2015

Patrick Kavanagh Creative Writing Weekend Workshop 2015 This years Annual Writers’ Workshop Directed By Conor O’Callaghan will take place from Saturday 25th July – Sunday 26th July 2015. This Creative Writing Workshop is intended for beginners and those already involved in the process of writing who wish to develop their creative powers and gain feedback […]

Annual Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award Closi...

Annual Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award Closing Date

  Friday 25th July 2015 Closing Date For Entries To The Annual Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award. Rules and Entry Form – Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award 2015

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Ireland’s Ancient East – The Story of Monaghan

Discover the hidde gems of County Monaghan on this two-day, self-guided tour, taking in ancient monastic sites, unspoilt landscapes, picturesque villages, museum treasures & much more.
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