Archive: IMBOLC 2020

An evening of poetry and conversation with three critically acclaimed poets from Ireland, hosted by Marie-Louise Muir.

Colette Bryce is a poet from Derry. She has published four poetry collections including The Full Indian Rope Trick (Picador, 2004) and Self-Portrait in the Dark (2008). Her latest, The Whole & Rain-domed Universe (2014), was awarded a Ewart-Biggs Award in memory of Seamus Heaney.

Sarah Clancy is a poet from Galway City although she now lives in Clare. She is the author of three collections of poetry, including The Truth and Other Stories (Salmon Poetry, 2014), Stacey and the Mechanical Bull (Lapwing Press, Belfast, 2011) and Thanks for Nothing, Hippies (Salmon Poetry, 2012).

Annemarie Ní Churreáin is a poet from the northwest Gaeltacht of Donegal. Her debut collection Bloodroot (Doire Press, 2017) was shortlisted for the Shine Strong Award in Ireland and for the Julie Suk Award in the U.S.A. She has been awarded fellowships by Jack Kerouac House Florida, Hawthorn Castle in Scotland and Akademie Schloss Solitude in Germany.

Marie-Louise Muir is an award winning radio presenter and one of the UK and Ireland's leading Arts broadcasters.