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Irish Poetry Reading Archive: Poetry Readings D-L

The voice of Irish poetry

Darcy, Ailbhe

Ailbhe Darcy reads her poem 'Animal Biscuits' [View]

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D'Arcy, Margarette

Margaretta D'Arcy reads 'Valentine Letters from a prickly poet and an awkward doggerel maker' on YouTube

de Fréine, Celia

John F. Deane

John F. Deane reads his poem, "Canticle" [View]

John F. Deane reads his poem, "Crocus: A Brief History" [View]

John F. Deane reads his poem, "Icarus" [View]

John F. Deane reads his poem, "In the hands of the living..." [View]

John F. Deane reads his poem, "Name and Nature" [View]

John F. Deane reads his poem, "Semibreve" [View]

John F. Deane reads his poem, "The Mediterranean" [View]

John F. Deane reads his poem, "The Poem of the Goldfinch" [View]

Donnelly, Neil

Neil Donnelly reads eight of his poems for the Irish Poetry Reading Archive.

Donnelly, Peter

 Peter Donnelly reads his poem 'The Brain' [View]

 

Manuscript of Peter Donnelly's poem 'The Brain, IV: Computing' [View]

 

Peter Donnelly reads his poem 'Elegy' [View]

 

Manuscript of Peter Donnelly's poem 'Elegy' [View]

 

Peter Donnelly reads his poem 'An Event Horizon' [View]

 

Manuscript of Peter Donnelly's poem 'An Event Horizon' [View]

 

Peter Donnelly reads his poem 'July in Dalkey' [View]

Donovan, Katie

Katie Donovan reads her poem, 'Day of the Dead, New Orleans' [View]

Katie Donovan reads her poem, 'Entering the Mare' [View]

Katie Donovan reads her poem, 'Off Duty' [View]

Katie Donovan reads her poem, 'Operation' [View]

Katie Donovan reads her poem, 'Rootling' [View]

Katie Donovan reads her poem, 'Watermelon Man' [View]

Katie Donovan reads her poem, 'Yearn On' [View]

Dorcey, Mary

Mary Dorcey reads her poem 'Atlantic' [View]

Mary Dorcey reads her poem 'Deliberately Personal [View]

Mary Dorcey reads her poem 'Perhaps the Heart is Constant After All' [View]

Mary Dorcey reads her poem 'The Big House' [View]

Mary Dorcey reads her poem 'The Breath of History' [View]

Mary Dorcey reads her poem 'Trying on for Size' [View]

Mary Dorcey reads her poem 'When You're Asleep' [View]

Dorgan, Theo

 Theo Dorgan reads his poem 'Croke Park' [View]

 

Manuscript of Theo Dorgan's poem 'Croke Park' [View]

 

Theo Dorgan reads his poem 'Ithaca' [View]

 

Theo Dorgan reads his poem 'Kilmainham Gaol Dublin 1991' [View]

 

Manuscript of Theo Dorgan's poem 'Kilmainham Gaol, Dublin, Easter 1991' [View]

Egan, Desmond - Preview

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Desmond Egan reads his poem 'For Samuel Beckett' [View]

Gallagher, Bernadette

Gorman, Rody

Rody Gorman reads his poem, "Aithne" [View] 

Rody Gorman reads his poem, "A’Sealltainn air an Linne Shlèitich" [View] 

Rody Gorman reads his poem, "Tríríní Chualann" [View] 

Rody Gorman reads his poem, "Glenbalkan: An Gleann is a Bhfuil Ann" [View] 

Rody Gorman reads his poem, "Mo Mhuladh falbhaidh ‘n saoghal" [View]

Rody Gorman reads his poem, "Regalia" [View]

Rody Gorman reads his poem, "Sound Poem" [View]

Rody Gorman reads his poem, "Woodnotes" [View]

Halperin, Richard W.

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Hardie, Kerry

Harmon, Maurice

 Maurice Harmon reads his poem 'The Long Haul' [View]

 

Signed typescript of Maurice Harmon's 'The Long Haul' [View]

 

Maurice Harmon reads his poem 'Loose Connections' [View]

 

Signed typescript of Maurice Harmon's 'Loose Connections' [View]

 

Maurice Harmon reads his poem 'Stone Games' [View]

 

Signed typescript of Maurice Harmon's 'Stone Games' [View]

 

Maurice Harmon reads his poem 'The Stunning Place' [View]

 

Signed typescript of Maurice Harmon's 'The Stunning Place' [View]

Haverty, Anne

Anne Haverty reads her poem 'Omagh' [View]

Manuscript of Anne Haverty's poem 'Omagh' [View]

Anne Haverty reads her poem 'Ladies Waiting Room, Thurles Station' [View]

Manuscript of Anne Haverty's poem 'Ladies Waiting Room, Thurles Station' [View]

Anne Haverty reads her poem 'The Nun and the Greyhound' [View]

Manuscript of Anne Haverty's poem 'The Nun and the Greyhound' [View]

Anne Haverty reads her poem 'Beautiful Day at Birkenau' [View]

Anne Haverty reads her poem 'Preparations for the Reception of a Soul' [View]

Manuscript of Anne Haverty's poem 'Preparations for the Reception of a Soul' [View]

Higgins, Kevin

Kevin Higgins reads his poem, "A Brief History of Those Who Made Their Point Politely And Then Went Home" [View]

Kevin Higgins reads his poem, "Feral Hogs (After Mary Oliver)" [View]

Kevin Higgins reads his poem, "Firewood" [View]

Kevin Higgins reads his poem, "Foreboding" [View]

Kevin Higgins reads his poem, "Historically Sensible" [View]

Kevin Higgins reads his poem, "Not" [View]

Kevin Higgins reads his poem, "Ourselves Again" [View]

Kevin Higgins reads his poem, "Pictures of Unfamiliars" [Views] 

Higgins, Rita Ann

 Rita Ann Higgins reads her poem 'Be Someone' [View]

 

Rita Ann Higgins reads her poem 'The Hedger' [View]

 

Rita Ann Higgins reads her poem 'She's Easy' [View]

 

Rita Ann Higgins reads her poem 'This Was No Ithaca' [View]

Hooker, Eleanor

Jamison, Andrew

Andrew Jamison reads his poems for the IPRA.

Keegan, Colm

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Lendennie, Jessie - Preview

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Jessie Lendennie reads her poem 'For the Guys with Apologies for Human Frailty' [View]

Liddy, John

John Liddy reads his poem 'A Blind Eye' [View]

John Liddy reads his poem 'A Letter to Pilar' [View]

John Liddy reads his poem 'Decent Burials' [View]

John Liddy reads his poem 'Song of the Empty Cage' [View]

John Liddy reads his poem 'Madrid through the Eyes of a Stranger' [View]

John Liddy reads his poem 'O Winged Bird' [View]

John Liddy reads his poem 'On Christ's Saddle' [View]

John Liddy reads his poem 'Rainbow Road' [View]

John Liddy reads his poem 'Scarecrow' [View]

John Liddy reads his poem 'The Small Picture' [View]

John Liddy reads his poem 'Under the Uncertain Presence' [View]

Longley, Michael

Michael Longley reads his poem 'Wounds' [View]

Michael Longley reads his poem 'Remembering Carrigskeewaun' [View]

Michael Longley reads his poem 'Swans Mating' [View]

Michael Longley reads his poem 'The Leveret' [View]

Michael Longley reads his poem 'Badger' [View]

Michael Longley reads his poem 'Ceasefire' [View]

Michael Longley reads his poem 'Persephone' [View]

Manuscript of Michael Longley's poem 'Persephone' [View]

Michael Longley reads his poem 'The Rope-Makers' [View]

Michael Longley reads his poem 'The Linen Industry' [View]

Lynch, Brian

Brian Lynch reads his poem 'First Nightmare' [View]

Brian Lynch reads his poem 'Pensíon Alcoy' [View]

Brian Lynch reads his poem 'Perpetual Star' [View]

Brian Lynch reads his poem 'Shapeless' [View]

Brian Lynch reads his poem '9/11' [View]

Brian Lynch reads his poem 'Clear Light and Thunder' [View]

Brian Lynch reads his poem 'I Breathe a Drug' [View]

Brian Lynch reads his poem 'The Nettle Way' [View]

Brian Lynch reads his poem 'Our Best Quality' [View]