Ailbhe Darcy Launch Readings

Ailbhe Darcy Launch Readings


Irish poet Ailbhe Darcy will be giving a series of launch readings for her second collection Insistence.  After a number of years working in the US, she is now based in Cardiff.  Insistence is reviewed  in The Irish Times here.



Tuesday 12 June, 5pm: Notre Dame's Dublin Global Gateway, 58 Merrion Square, Dublin

Dublin launch of Insistence at Notre Dame's Dublin Global Gateway, 58 Merrion Square. Kindly supported by the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies.

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Friday 22nd June, 6pm: Cork launch in the Staff Common Room at University College Cork

Launch reading as part of the American Conference for Irish Studies.

Saturday 30 June, Ledbury Poetry Festival, Herefordshire, 4.20pm

Panelled Room, The Master's House

'20 minutes with....Ailbhe Darcy' as part of the Ledbury Poetry Festival

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Thursday 26 July 2018, 11.15am, John Hewitt Summer School, The Market Place & Arts Centre, Armagh, Northern Ireland

Ailbhe Darcy will be reading with David Wheatley at the John Hewitt Summer School.

Tickets £7.

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Friday 11th October 2018, 7.15pm, Newcastle Centre for the Literary Arts, Newcastle upon Tyne

Ailbhe Darcy will be reading with fellow Bloodaxe poet Finuala Dowling at NCLA.  South African poet Finuala Dowling is in the UK touring her new book Pretend You Don't Know Me: New & Selected Poems, which is published in September.

Details will be posted in due course at:

[06 June 2018]

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