Gerard Smyth, Poetry Editor of The Irish Times, who has published his eighth collection, A Song of Elsewhere (Dedalus Press)

‘A man . . . innocently dabbles in words and rhymes and finds that it is his life . . .” That well-known remark of Patrick Kavanagh’s now strikes a(...)

Chanticleer: although the line-up spans the usual vocal ranges of soprano, alto, tenor and bass, all 12 positions are filled by men

Sunday’s concert at the National Concert Hall, under the banner She Said (...)