Such Riches by Donal McCaffrey (Excerpt)

It is a respect for words
in a tribute paid by a city to itself
Reflecting the fact that the poets
in the first instance
felt moved enough by the city
to gift it with the words and sentiments it evoked from them.


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"Yeats: The Life and Works of WB Yeats"
(from the National Library of Ireland)

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Next UCD Scholarcast now available

UCDscholarcast has produced a series of podcasts by leading poets and critics to accompany Dublin: One City, One Book.

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Special Guest at Celebrating Seamus Heaney

We are delighted to announce that Paul Simon will be participating in Celebrating Seamus Heaney in the National Concert Hall on Wednesday 23rd April. While the event has been sold out for several weeks we are releasing 100 restricted view tickets for sale at 10am this morning. Tickets can be purchased at or Tel: 01 417 0000


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UCD Scholarcast

The first podcast by leading poets and critics to accompany One City, One Book has gone live at

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Dublin's Fair City

Due to unforseen circumstances John Sheahan is unable to take part in Dublin's Fair City in Dublin Castle on 9th April.

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Reading at Red Rua

Eileen Casey and Declan Collinge will read excerpts from If Ever You Go, on Tuesday 8th April at 2pm. The readings will take place at the Red Rua South Dublin Arts Centre, Tallaght. Admission is free and booking is not necessary.


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