Friday, February 15th, 2013, 8pm, FREE
The Kitchen @ The Museum
The 2013 Over The Edge Poetry Book Showcase, featuring Mary O’Rourke, Sarah Clancy, Máire Holmes, Kevin O’Shea, The Tuesday Knights poets, James Lawless, The Abandoned Darlings writers, Elaine Feeney, Micheál Ó’Coinn, Away With Words writers, Michael Faherty, Merlin Park Hospital Writers and Amit Mediratta.
In this annual retrospective of the year just past, Galway-based poets who published a new collection of poems during 2012 are invited to read three poems from the collection in question. There will also be short readings from the anthologies Abandoned Darlings (NUI Galway MA in Writing class of 2012), Wayword Tuesdays (The Tuesday Knights poetry group), Jessica Casey & Other Works (Away With Words writers, published by Salmon), This Never Happened (Merlin Park Hospital Writers) and Infusions (Java Writers). There will also be a reading of poems from Elaine Feeney and Sarah Clancy’s poetry CD Cinderella Backwards.
For further details phone 087-643 1748.
Over The Edge acknowledges the ongoing generous financial support of The Arts Council and Galway City Council.