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Clare Literature

 


 

Writings:
Clare Champion Second Level Schools Short Story Competition
...2007 Winning and shortlisted entries

'A Week in Summer', Maeve Binchy
North Clare Writers Workshop - Selected Writings 1989-1995
'The Warrior Carty', Eddie Stack
'The House of Music', David Pierce
Knute Skinner - Selected Poems


'Cúirt an Mheadhon Oidhche' le Brian Merriman
Dánta Sheáin de hÓra
'Ar phósadh Isibeal', Aodh Buidhe MacCruitín
'Fontenoy, 1745', Emily Lawless
'Original elegy on a country alehouse', Thomas Dermody
'On the evils of drink', Edward McLysaght
'Lament for Dr Tommy Daly', Bryan MacMahon
'The Granahan Hunt', Nicholas Woulfe
'Where, O Kincora?', James Clarence Mangan
'You tell me that you love me not', Stephen J. Meany

Commentaries:
Literature and Learning in Ennistymon and North Clare
Scríbhneoirí Gaeilge an Chláir ó 1850 anall
Lámhscríbhinní Gaeilge i gCill Chaoi le Pádraig Ó Riain
Notes on the Poets of Clare by Thomas F. O’Rahilly
Clare’s Gaelic Bardic Tradition by Michael Mac Mahon
A 14th century poem on the Meic Conmara lords of Clann Chuiléin by Luke McInerney
A 16th century bardic poem composed for Seán Mac Conmara by Luke McInerney
The origins of Clann Chruitín: chronicler-poets of the learned Gaelic tradition by Luke McInerney
A Poem on the Saints of Munster by Luke McInerney

Songs:
Local Songs
Micho’s Dozen

Knute Skinner recites "A Useful Bench"

People:
Ernest de Regge (1901-1958)
Thomas Dermody (1775 - 1802)
Percy French (1854 - 1920)
Edward Lysaght (1763 - 1811)
Donnchadha Ruadh MacNamara (c. 1715 - 1810)
Stephen Joseph Meany (c. 1825-1888)
Brian Merriman (c. 1747-1805)
Mairéad Ní Ghráda (1896-1971)
Edna O'Brien (b 1930)
William O'Brien (d 1815)
Cyril Ó Céirín (1934 - 1999)
Hugh Quigley(1819 - 1883)
Russell Brothers

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