Sunday, November 05, 2006

White House Poetry Revival Wed. 8th Nov. 2006


White House Poetry Revival
Wed 8th Nov. 2006 9.00pm

This weeks special guest poet is Limerick born Imelda Maguire.

Imelda Maguire was born in Limerick but lives in Donegal and is a member of Errigal Writers and Glass Apple Writers. Her first collection, Shout If You Want Me To Sing, was published in 2004 by Summer Palace Press; she has read at a number of literary festivals, and took part in Poetry Ireland 's Introductions series in 2002.

The White House Poetry Revival has being going now for three years. Every Wednesday the famous old world bar is transformed into a centre of culture as poets recite their latest work. Barney Sheehan and Dominic Taylor , the people behind the revival of poetry at the White House, continue to attract the best of Irish and International poetry to Limerick. The White House Poets would like to acknowledge the involvement of the Arts Council, Poetry Ireland, Foras na Gaeilge, Limerick City Council and the White House Bar for their continued support that has helped make the White House one of the pre eminent venues for poetry in Ireland.As usual the reading is preceded by an open mic session in which anyone who wishes to read is invited to do so. Complementary finger food is provided and proceeding commence at 9.30 pm.

For Further Information contact:
Barney Sheehan at 086 8657494 or Dominic Taylor at 087 2996409.
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