THE POETS Caitríona O’Reilly, Colin Dardis, and James Anthony, will read at the Over The Edge: Open Reading in the Galway City Library on Thursday September 29 at 6.30pm.
Dublin born, Lincoln based, Catríona O'Reilly is the author of the collections The Nowhere Birds, winner of the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature 2002; The Sea Cabinet; and Geis, winner of The Irish Times Poetry Now Award 2016. She has written for BBC Radio 4 and edited several issues of Poetry Ireland Review.
Belfast's Colin Dardis is a poet, editor, freelance arts facilitator, and creative writing tutor. He is one of Eyewear Publishing's Best New British and Irish Poets 2016 and online editor for Lagan Press. Athlone's James Anthony has published work in Skylight47, the Athlone Advertiser, and in the Open Your Eyes poetry anthology.
The MC will be Susan Millar DuMars. The latest edition of poetry magazine Skylight 47 will also be launched. See skylight47poetry.wordpress.com The shortlist for this year’s Over The Edge New Writer of the Year competition will be announced.