Readings / Events

Upcoming
Past

March 20, 2018

January 29, 2018

  • Guest Reader at “Listeners” Reading Series, The Eden, Marley Grange, Rathfarnham, Dublin.

Upcoming (date tbc)

  • Launch of An anthology of writing and essays (in aid of Peter McVerry Trust). “Lawyer Writers of Ireland and the British Isles” edited by Danielle McLaughlin.

21 November, 2017

  • Guest Speaker Autumn Course Programme, WTC Continuing Professional Development  Lecture: “Oral Language and the Primary Language curriculum.”

June 8, 2017

  • “5 Poets”: A poetry reading presented by The Arts Office of Waterford City and County Council, featuring Tess Barry, Clodagh Beresford Dunne, Ron Carey, Eleanor Hooker, and Thomas McCarthy, Town Hall Theatre, Dungarvan, County Waterford, Ireland.

April 27, 2017

  • Poetry Day Ireland “Words in the Air”: A lunchtime poetry recital with Clodagh Beresford Dunne & Uilleann Piper, David Power at Old Market House Arts Centre, Lower Main Street, Dungarvan.

February 10, 2017

  • AWP Conference & Bookfair, Walter E. Washington Convention Centre,
    Washington, D.C., “A World of Our Own” 5 women’s voices from 3 continents in cross
    cultural conversation: Tess Barry, Jan Beatty, Clodagh Beresford Dunne, Zeina Hashem
    Beck, and Eleanor Hooker. (Virginia Barber Middleton Stage).

October 7, 2016

  • Dromineer Literary Festival, Co. Tipperary. Poetry Evening: Featured Emerging-Writer Reader with poets, Colette Bryce, Robert Peake, Gerard Smyth.

September 21, 2016

  • Guest Interviewee, “Keane to Talk” WLR FM Radio, Waterford.

June 16, 2016

  • Guest Reader Dungarvan & West Waterford Chamber of Commerce Bloomsday Event, The Moorings, The Quay, Dungarvan.

May 21, 2016

  • Culture Ireland International Programme Featured Guest on Pittsburgh, NPR-affiliate WESA’s weekly radio show, Prosody, hosted and by Jan Beatty.

December 13, 2015

  • Winter Poetry Reading: A Poetry reading with poet, Thomas McCarthy and members of the Manuscript Masterclass, Molly Keane Writers’ Retreat, Ardmore, Co. Waterford.

September 18, 2015

  • “A Ball of Light in One’s Hand” Culture Night Reading with Dungarvan & West Waterford Writers’ Group, Old Market House Arts Centre, Dungarvan.

April 20, 2015

  • Culture Ireland International Programme Guest Reader, Annual Rune Literary Journal Release Reading, Robert Morris University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
  • Culture Ireland International Programme Guest Literature Out Loud radio
    show, Robert Morris University: Poetry Readings and Discussions with Host, Professor and
    poet, John Lawson.

April 19, 2015

  • Culture Ireland International Programme Guest Reader Red Dog Reading Series, University Commons, Carlow University, Pittsburgh, USA.

April 18, 2015

  • Culture Ireland International Programme Guest Speaker, RMU Honors Programme Featured Speakers Series, Rogal Chapel, Robert Morris University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

September 20, 2014

  • Autumn Gathering: A Poetry reading with poet, Thomas McCarthy and members of the Manuscript Masterclass, Molly Keane Writers’ Retreat, Ardmore, Co. Waterford.

September 19, 2014

  • “Different Voices, Different Rhythms” Culture Night Reading, Dungarvan & West Waterford Writers’ Group, Old Market House Arts Centre.