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Carcanet at 50: Poetry Ireland

Friday 25th October 2019

Afternoon symposium 13:00–17:00 & evening readings from 19:30.

Celebrate Carcanet’s Jubilee at their Dublin party, a day of presentations, discussions and poetry readings, exploring the relationships between publisher and poet over the years, Irish poetry beyond Ireland, and the development of an indie poetry press that has survived half a century.

Speakers include Sinéad Morrissey, Colette Bryce, John McCauliffe, Gerry Smyth, Moya Cannon, John F. Deane, Eiléan Ní Chuilleanain and Mary O’Malley. This will be followed by a celebratory evening reading. Poetry Ireland, 11 Parnell Square East, Dublin, Ireland

The full schedule and list of speakers for the daytime event is available on Eventbrite here.

The evening reading has a separate listing, which is available on Eventbrite here. Both parts of the day are free to attend and all are welcome, but please do reserve your free tickets online via the Eventbrite pages.

There are also Facebook events for the daytime event and the evening event. For any enquiries about the event please email jazmine@carcanet.co.uk or call 001618348730 or 01-6789815.