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July 'On The Nail' Literary Gathering

The Limerick Writers’ Centre presents

July 'On The Nail' Literary Gathering
Upstairs@Riddler’s Bar, Sarsfield St, Limerick

Tues. 3rd July 2012 8.00pm

This month our guest readers are:

Patricia Byrne, Terry McDonagh and in association with Foras na Gaeilge Shaun Leonard

Plus Gabhar Theatre Co return with another 10 Minute Play followed by an Open-Mic.

Organised by The Limerick Writers' Centre this popular monthly reading and open-mic continues to attract audiences with a mix of poetry, prose and music.

Patricia Byrne was born in County Mayo, Ireland, and currently lives in Limerick. She writes poetry, fiction and nonfiction and holds an MA in Writing from NUI Galway. Her interest in the nineteenth-century atrocity, which is the subject of her book The Veiled Woman of Achill, arose out of family history: her great granduncle served as a friar in Achill Island at the time and wrote a contemporary narrative of the dramatic events.

Terry McDonagh from Mayo is a poet and dramatist …

Limerick Writers' Centre Slideshow