Gavin Corbett, author of This Is the Way

Dublin-based writer Gavin Corbett and the poet John Montague were among the prize winners at this year’s Listowel Writers’ Week, which opened last ni(...)

The light well feature at the Irish Georgian Society in the City Assembly House on South William Street, Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

What is it? The City Assembly House at 58 South William Street, Dublin 2, is the new headquarters of the Irish Georgian Society and will host exhibiti(...)

Alternative universe: handwritten poetry by Matthew Sweeney in The Great Book of Ireland

Four new poetry collections imagine very different relationships between writers and a larger community. Greg Delanty’s The Greek Anthology Book XV(...)

Dardis Clarke and Elisa Marie Robinson at the opening of the Absolut Classics exhibition in the Rubicon Gallery, St Stephens Green, Dublin in 2001

Dardis Clarke, who has died aged 73, was a former chairman of Poetry Ireland, life member of the National Union of Journalists and champion of (...)