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Michael Hartnett Memorial Lectures
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Robert Ballagh


2013 Robert Ballagh
'Words and Pictures'

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Christy Kenneally


2012 Christy Kenneally
'The People Who Fell to Earth'

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David Whyte


2011 - David Whyte
'Walking With Ireland Through the Dark Wood'

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Fintan O Toole


2010 - Fintan O'Toole
'Secular Prayers: Michael Hartnett, Enchantment and Disenchantment'

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Paul Durcan


2009 - Paul Durcan
'Michael Hartnett's Way of the Cross'

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Theo Dorgan


2008 - Paddy Bushe
'Poetry in Translation'

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Nuala Ó Faolain


2007 - Nuala O'Faolain
'The times that were in it'

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Clairr O'Connor


2006 - Clairr O'Connor
'Memory and Imagination in Literature'

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Festival News

4th March - Deadline for Michael Hartnett Poetry Award has now passed; judges Moya Cannon and Theo Dorgan are deliberating


3rd March - The Éigse Michael Hartnett 2014 Programme is now available to download as a pdf


28th February - The Éigse Michael Hartnett 2014 Programme and Guest details are now live

13th January - The Éigse Michael Hartnett 2014 Festival Programme will be available in February


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