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Announcing the Jack Harte Bursary recipient for 2017

25th Anniversary Annaghmakerrig Eílis Ní Dhuibhne Henrietta McKervey Irish Writers Centre Irish Writers Centre Events Jack Harte Jack Harte Bursary Liz Nugent Sarah Moore Fitzgerald Tyrone Guthrie Centre Writer-in-Residence

Announcing the Jack Harte Bursary recipient for 2017

Last week we were delighted to award Henrietta McKervey the Jack Harte Bursary at a celebratory evening with IWC members and friends, on Thursday 8 December at the Irish Writers Centre. This is the third year of the Bursary which is presented in association with Annaghmakerrig at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre, and offers writers a two-week fully resourced residency in spring 2017. The award was named in Jack Harte's honour as the unsung hero of the literary scene; he has been instrumental in the establishment of the Irish Writers' Union and, later, the Irish Writers Centre. Liz Nugent was the first recipient...

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IWC Writers-in-Residence announced – Florence & Cill Rialaig 2016

Adam Wyeth Cill Rialaig Dairena Ní Chinnéide Florence Jack Harte Bursary Kate Kavanagh Louise C. Callaghan Martin Malone Nessa O’Mahony Paula McGrath St Mark's Church Sydney Weinberg

IWC Writers-in-Residence announced – Florence & Cill Rialaig 2016

We are delighted to reveal the lucky recipients of our Florence and Cill Rialaig residencies: Paula McGrath will have the honour of residing in St Mark’s Church, Florence for one week this October and Louise C. Callaghan, Kate Kavanagh, Martin Malone, Dairena Ní Chinnéide, Nessa O’Mahony, Sydney Weinberg and Adam Wyeth will be heading to Co. Kerry this autumn as well. Congratulations to these eight writers and we’re sure they'll have a fruitful time!If you missed the deadlines for the above, fear not... the Jack Harte Bursary at Annaghmakerrig, a two-week fully resourced Writer-in-Residence Bursary, is once again open for applications. Click here to read more about...

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