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EMYVALE POET IS JOINT WINNER OF PRESTIGIOUS LITERARY AWARD

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9 Apr 2015 Comments Off on EMYVALE POET IS JOINT WINNER OF PRESTIGIOUS LITERARY AWARD
EMYVALE POET IS JOINT WINNER OF PRESTIGIOUS LITERARY AWARD

PETER HUGHES Irish language poet Caitríona ní Chléirchín from Emyvale, Co Monaghan has been announced as joint winner of the prestigious annual Michael Hartnett Poetry Award for 2015. Ms ní Chléirchín has been honoured for her second collection, An Bhrídeach Sí (which translates in English as The Fairy Bride). She shares the award with Marcus Mac Conghail (for his debut collection Ceol Baile). The presentation will take place on the opening night of Éigse Michael Hartnett in Newcastle West, Co Limerick on April 16. Caitríona, whose winning collection is dedicated to her late ...