The Poet’s Voice -Contemporary Irish Poetry & Celtic Myth– Thurs 22 Nov-
Speaker: Adam WYETH – A Festive evening
Adam will talk and read from his book “The Hidden World of Poetry: Unravelling Celtic Mythology in Contemporary Irish Poetry” (2013), which contains poems from Ireland’s leading poets followed by sharp essays that unpack each poem and explore its Celtic mythological references.
ADAM WYETH is an award-winning POET, PLAYWRIGHT and essayist. His critically acclaimed debut collection, Silent Music (2011) was Highly Commended by the Forward Poetry Prize. His second poetry collection The Art of Dying (2016 ) was named as an Irish Times Book of the Year.
THEATRE AND FILM – Adam’s plays have had productions in Ireland, Berlin and New York.
FACILITATOR , LITERARY READER AND EDITOR- Creative Writing at Fishpublishing.com, workshops on “The Mythic Imagination”.
An editor and critic, Adam currently works as a researcher on the RTE Radio 1 POETRY PROGRAMME, & he is an artistic advisor at Tallaght Civic Theatre. Adam has also written articles and features for The Irish Times, The Irish Examiner, Southword and The Cork Literary Review. See Adam’s website: http://adamwyeth.com/
PLEASE arrive EARLY-places are limited and there is reduced parking nearby on Thursdays in 2018,
& Mythic Links is using a smaller room on the ground floor
Followed by Complimentary Finger Food
Tea, Coffee & pay BAR
This is a Mythic Links event!
2018 is the 11th year of Mythic Links!
and the 7th year of the Joseph CAMPBELL® Mythological Round Table® Group of Dublin at Mythic Links Ireland which has been awarded CHARTER status by the Joseph Campbell Foundation www.jcf.org