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)

RADE perform duologue from The Risen People at Social Inclusion Week

To coincide with the city celebrations for Dublin: One City, One Book and the 1913 Lock Out RADE will perform a duologue by Rashers and Hennessy from The Risen People by James Plunkett at the official launch of Social Inclusion Week.

Date:               Monday April 29th

Time:               11.30am

The Works

Strumpet City featured on RTÉ's The Works last night. If you missed the piece or want to see it again, it is available at http://www.rte.ie/ten/2013/0405/onecityonebook.html

Special Offer

Brooks Hotel is celebrating Dublin: One City, One Book by offering a free copy of Strumpet City when you enjoy an overnight stay there this April.  This is the perfect opportunity to get lost in a story about early twentieth century Dublin while enjoying a break in the Dublin of today.

Down(load) on the Street!

Bread and Roses: Strumpet City Revisited

Please note that Bread and Roses in Dublin Castle on the 3rd April is booked out.

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