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FILIOCHT

Nochtann na filí a gcuid saothair dúinn, agus ní bhíonn le déanamh ach sinn féin a shá isteach ann...

We hear from some top Irish poets about their lives and works of art.

 

Heaney Day
To mark the 40th anniversary of the publication of Seamus Heaney's Death of a Naturalist, poet Pól Ó Muirí and Heaney translator Aodán Mac Póilín joined presenter Eoghan Ó Néill on BLAS. more...>

 

 

Iain Mac A'Phearsain

An Chuirt
Lynette Fay spoke to Iain Mac A'Phearsain, Phaime Gowe and Roseanne Smith about 'An Chuairt'; a tour of Ireland by some of Scotland's most well established and up and coming artists. more...>

 

 

Micheal Ó Siadhail

Micheal Ó Siadhail
Irish poet Micheal O'Siadhail has won international acclaim with such anthologies as A Fragile City and The Chosen Garden. He called in to the BLAS studio and discussed his life as a poet, and in particular his new collection The Gossamer Wall. more...>

 

 

Pic: Louis de Paor

Louis de Paor
Louis de Paor, Colette Nic Aoidh, Lasairfhíona Ní Chonaola and Ciaran Mac Fheilimidh went to Scotland to meet Scottish poets and share their experience and knowledge. Listen to Louis de Paor telling Lynette Fay about the trip they called 'Turas na bhFilí'. more...>

 

 

Pic: Brian Mac a' Bhaird

Brian Mac a' Bhaird
Lynette spoke to Monaghan man Brian Mac a Bhaird when he won second prize in a poetry competition. more...>

 

 

Pic: Cathal Ó Searcaigh

Cathal Ó Searcaigh
Fuair Cathal Ó Searcaigh a chéad bhlaiseadh de Neipeal le linn dó a bheith ag déanamh clár taistil fá choinne TG4. Chuaigh cultúr na tíre agus bunadh na príomhcathrach, Neipeal go mór i bhfeidhm air agus pilleann sé anois go rialta. more...>

 

 

Pic: Celia de Fréine

Celia de Fréine
"Fiacha Fola" is teideal don darna cnuascach filíochta ó pheann an fhile Celia de Fréine agus bronnadh Gradam Litríochta Cló Iar-Chonnachta 2004 ar an chnuasach seo. more...>

   

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