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)

San José Public Library Users Reading Dubliners!

San José Public Library 'Dubliners' has truly gone global this April!

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Barney McKenna, RIP

Dublin City Public Libraries wishes to extends its deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Barney McKenna of The Dubliners folk group.


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. Barney's fellow Dubliners will lead the tributes on Friday night. To book tickets go to or tel: 01 417 0000

Stephen Rea Reads from Joyce’s Dubliners for RTÉ Radio 1

Stephen Rea reads from James Joyce’s Dubliners for RTÉ Radio 1Acclaimed actor Stephen Rea is set to read James Joyce’s short-story The Dead for RTÉ Radio 1’s Book on One programme.  Taken from Joyce’s legendary collection

Joyce Songs

Joyce SongsTo celebrate the selection of Joyce's Dubliners as Dublin City Public Libraries One City, One Book for 2012 the Joyce Songs CD for €11.99
Buy Joyce Songs online.

Photos from the launch of One City, One Book


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