Ailbhe Darcy Readings
Irish poet Ailbhe Darcy has given a series of launch readings for her second collection Insistence starting in Cardiff, with further launches in Dublin and Cork in June. She read at Ledbury Poetry Festival in June 2018 and at the John Hewitt Summer School in Armagh in July. After a number of years working in the US (where much of this book was written), she is now based in Cardiff.
Insistence is reviewed in The Irish Times here.
Ailbhe Darcy was interviewed on RTE Radio 1's arts show Arena on Wednesday 20 June, 7-8pm. Listen here.
AUTUMN 2018 READINGS
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: https://www.ncl.ac.uk/ncla/events/
[26 July 2018]