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.

 

View Poems Inspired by Dublin.

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

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Get talking about Dubliners here on our website!

You now have the opportunity to discuss Dubliners, the chosen book for 2012, here on our website. (See the 'Talk about...' link above) Have you read it yet? If not, no time like the present! When you have, and if you have, why not let us know what you think. Why not take the opportunity to share and discuss your views with others here on our discussion forum!

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Celebrating Dubliners

Update, 9th April: Celebrating Dubliners in the National Concert Hall on Friday 13th April will now be dedicated to the memory of the late Barney McKenna, one of the original members of The Dubliners who passed away last Thursday 5th April. Barney's fellow Dubliners will lead the tributes on Friday night.

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Ghost Light Featured Strongly in 2011

Ghost LightWhen it comes to the list of most borrowed fiction titles in Irish libraries during 2011, Joseph O'Connor's 'Ghos

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Dublin: One City, One Book Course

UCD logoUCD Adult Education Centre are offering a ten week course to tie in with Dublin: One City, One Book.

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JOYCED!

Joyced!JOYCED! by renowned Irish writer Donal O'Kelly takes us on a tour de force of Joycean Dublin, catapulting the audience through the crucial year in Joyce's life of 1904.

JOYCED! by Donal O'Kelly, is performed by Katie O'Kelly, directed by Sorcha Fox and produced by Breda Cashe.

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