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The Limerick Writers’ Centre Presents The Sept 2017 ‘On the Nail’ Literary Gathering Tues 5th Sept at Chez le Fab, Arthur’s Quay park, Limerick. Start 8pm This month our guests are writers Neil Donnelly and Linda Louise Galvin. Neil Donnelly was born in Tullamore, Co Offaly. He is a playwright, poet, screenwriter and writer for radio. His screenplays include Upstarts, The Silver Dollar Boys, The Duty Master. He was a Harvey's Award winner in 1982, writer-in-residence for Mayo County Council in 1993, and writer-in-association at the Abbey Theatre in 1994. Tullamore Train his debut poetry collection was published in 2011. His documentary on the life of Aidan Higgins 'Where Would You Like the Bullet?' is in progre ss. He is a member of Aosdana. Linda Louise Galvin is from Limerick. She began writing seven years ago by writing song lyrics, eventually focusing mainly on poetry. Her work straddles a diverse range of taboo subjects and humour. She was one of the poets featured
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