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OVER THE NEXT TWO WEEKS, TUNE IN TO THIS WEBSITE AND SOCIAL MEDIA OUTLETS TO ENJOY A DIGITAL FESTIVAL OF CONTEMPORARY IRISH ART. NEW CONTENT WILL BE ADDED DAILY: Solasnua.org
POETRY FEATURING: SIOBHAN CAMPBELL, LANI O HANLON, JANE CLARKE, ELAINE FEENEY AND NESSA O MAHONY.
Poetry Blast – Siobhán Campbell • 4:43
Poetry Blast – Lani O’Hanlon • 2:12
Portrait of a Poet – Jane Clarke • 4:19
”Who owns the field?”, read by Jane Clarke • 2:33
”Rise”, read by Elaine Feeney • 3:42
”Walking Stick”, read by Nessa O’Mahony • 1:47
“…a poem has to prove itself to me before I think it’s worthy … when it does something I didn’t expect it to do, when it surprises me.” – Imtiaz Dharker
All these poets have been presented by Solas Nua to Washington region audiences. 2020 from Solasnua.org in Washington as there was no Patricks Day events. Featuring Irish Literature, and they have taken the poetry readings from their archive and featured them in an online event.