Three Gallery Titles on Awards Shortlist

Three Gallery Titles on Awards Shortlist

Five poets have been named on the shortlist for this year’s Irish Times Poetry Now award. The poets in contention for the €2000 prize are Jane Clarke, for When The Tree Falls (Bloodaxe), Vona Groarke for Double Negative (Gallery Press), Medbh McGuckian for Marine...
O’Shaughnessy Award for Poetry 2020

O’Shaughnessy Award for Poetry 2020

The Gallery Press delights in the news that Ailbhe Ní Ghearbhuigh is this year’s recipient of the O’Shaughnessy Award for Poetry. She joins other poets published by The Gallery Press who have received this accolade, most recently Peter Sirr, Michael Coady, Kerry...
Bob Hughes Lifetime Achievement Award 2019

Bob Hughes Lifetime Achievement Award 2019

Acclaimed author and journalist Colm Tóibín received a standing ovation as he received the Bob Hughes Lifetime Achievement Award at the An Post Irish Book Awards on November 20th, in recognition of the central position he has occupied in the cultural life of Ireland...

Ulysses Medal Bestowed on Frank McGuinness

Irish playwright and poet Professor Frank McGuinness has been awarded the UCD Ulysses Medal, the highest honour the University can bestow. In recognition of his immense contribution to education and Irish literature, the Donegal native received the honour at a special...

Francis Ledwidge Award

As a legacy to the Francis Ledwidge Centenary (1917-2017) Meath County Council Cultural Services (supported by Creative Ireland) announced the Francis Ledwidge Award last year and we congratulate Michelle O’Sullivan on being its inaugural recipient. The Gallery...