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POETRY REVIEW: A Commemorative Reading

POETRY REVIEW: A Commemorative Reading

Poet laureates from across Britain gather at the Ulster Hall in appreciation of the late Nobel Prize winner, Seamus Heaney

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Disappearing Place Names

Disappearing Place Names

John Hagan considers the decaying of ancient nomenclatures in favour of 'anodyne' modern equivalents

Extract: Martha's Girls

Extract: Martha's Girls

Author Arlene Hughes's semi-autobiographical novel recalls Easter in Belfast during the Second World War

Sam McAughtry: An Appreciation

Sam McAughtry: An Appreciation

Anne Tannahill, former managing director of Blackstaff Press, remembers the warmth and wit of the late writer

BOOK REVIEW: Behind the Headlines

BOOK REVIEW: Behind the Headlines

Veteran journalist Alf McCreary recalls a 'multi-faceted, constantly stimulating' career in print

My Bookish Friends Reading Initiative

My Bookish Friends Reading Initiative

Author Jan Carson on blogging about the joys and pains of attempting to read 100 books in a year. 'For anyone taking up the mantle of prolific reading, I’d recommend it'

MUSIC REVIEW: Words and Music

MUSIC REVIEW: Words and Music

Belfast City Choir put poetry to song with an inventive Literary Lunchtime show at the Ulster Hall

Owen McCafferty Brings Quietly to the Lyric

Owen McCafferty Brings Quietly to the Lyric

The acclaimed playwright on the importance of reconciliation, the rise of racism and finally staging one of his finest plays in Belfast

Queen's Commemorate Heaney

Queen's Commemorate Heaney

Four-day conference features readings and more to mark the late Nobel Prize-winner's 75th birthday

THEATRE REVIEW: The Nose

THEATRE REVIEW: The Nose

Patrick J O'Reilly adapts Nikolai Gogol's satirical short story with hilarious results at The MAC

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