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Poetry Reading in Riverbank Arts Centre 2015

POETRY READINGS      Book online 10 euros

Susanne Ayaoub (Austria);  Diana Varela Punal  (Spain );   Christopher Green (Loyola University Chicago );  Jan Erik Rekdal  (Norway);   Shizue Ogawa  (Japan);  Daniel Westover (USA); Desmond Egan (Ireland);
Donald Gardner (Netherlands).

9.30 Nightcap in O’Rourke’s pub (Main Street)
A Favourite Hopkins: Koji Katsurayama (Japan); Mario Murgia (Mexico); Will Adamson (Germany);
Bob Krist (USA); Sakiko Takagi (Japan); Pedro Irigonegaray(Cuba); Rev Tobias Schlingensiepen (Topeka);
Jenny Adamson; Katharine Whitcomb (USA); Christine Gaurier (France); Daniel Westover (USA);
Mary Parsons; Jan Erik Rekdal (Norway); William Wright (USA); Miho Takahashi (Japan);
Conor Bowman; Bruno Gaurier (France) MC: Morgan McCabe

Saturday 23rd

4.30 GEORGE STREET EVENT (opposite Town Hall) Hopkins and Ireland: Derek Egan Two poems from: Donald Gardner (Netherlands); Daniel Westover (USA) Shizue Ogawa (Japan); Philip Brady; Bruno Gaurier (France); Desmond Egan
Moderator: Conor Bowman MC:Alan O’Neill

Sunday 24th Maynooth Day

Guitar: Conor Mahony; a song: Justin Duane (tenor)
A Hopkins poem: Jenny Adamson; Rev. Tobias Schlingensiepen; a poem by Philip Brady, Mario Murgia and Shizue Ogawa
MC: Teresa Redmond (NUI Maynooth)

Monday 25th

8.30 FESTIVAL CLUB: O’Rourkes (Main Street) Three poems: Mario Murgia (Mexico);
Erin Kavanagh(Wales); Patricia Cleary Miller (USA) Prose by Conor Bowman Moderator: Christopher Wheatley (Catholic University, DC)
MC: Morgan McCabe

Tuesday 26th


7.30 NEWBRIDGE TOWN HALL, Main Street THE G.M.HOPKINS 28th FESTIVAL of INTERNATIONAL POETRY

My favourite Hopkins poem: Koji Katsurayama; Elaine Murphy;
Thomas Kinsella poem read by Jenny Adamson; a Verlaine poem in French and English read by Christine Gaurier; a Paul Celan poem (original and translation) read by William Adamson
2 poems each by international writers: Patricia Cleary Miller (USA) Mario Murgia (Mexico) Diana Varela Punal (Spain) Jan Erik Rekdal (Norway) Chris Green (USA) Shizue Ogawa (Japan) Michael Woods (UK) Daniel Westover (USA) Donald Gardner (Netherlands) Conor Bowman (Ireland) Emilia Ivancu (Romania) Desmond Egan (Ireland) MC: Elaine Murphy

10.00 Festival Club Cummins’s Pub
3 poems: Sarah Ann Winn (Fairfax, Virginia); William Wright (USA);
Youngmin Kim (Korea); Angela O’Donnell (USA);
Katharine Whitcomb (USA)

Wednesday 27th

A poem by Diana Varela Punal (Spain); Diarmuid Johnson (Wales) and Shizue Ogawa (Japan)
MC: Desmond Egan

10.30 Festival Club: Cummins’s Bar
Three poems: Jan Erik Rekdal (Norway);
Christopher Green (Loyola U. Chicago);
Diarmuid Johnson (Wales)
Poems in Irish: Derek Egan; Máire Nic Chonchubhair;
Conor Mahony Music: Diarmuid Johnson
MCs: Derek Egan and Conor Mahony

Thursday 28th

10.30 Festival Club: Cummins’s Bar
Three poems: Jan Erik Rekdal (Norway);
Christopher Green (Loyola U. Chicago);
Diarmuid Johnson (Wales)
Poems in Irish: Derek Egan; Máire Nic Chonchubhair;
Conor Mahony Music: Diarmuid Johnson
MCs: Derek Egan and Conor Mahony

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