TradFest Tribute to Derek Mahon

TradFest Tribute to Derek Mahon

Temple Bar TradFest present a special tribute to the late poet Derek Mahon with Stephen Rea, Matt Molloy, Neil Martin, Brian Connor & Paddy Glackin with Brídín and Felispeaks Thursday 18th March, 2021 – 8PM (GMT)  Belfast-born Derek Mahon was one of the...
Books of the Year 2020

Books of the Year 2020

Books of the Year for 2020 from various publications:  Washing Up by Derek Mahon The deaths of Eavan Boland and Derek Mahon have left a void in the lives of their readers. Both completed a new collection of poetry before they died – Eavan Boland’s is The Historians;...
Derek Mahon Documentary on BBC

Derek Mahon Documentary on BBC

A definite to watch this coming Sunday is BBC’s documentary profiling the late Belfast poet Derek Mahon. The Poetry Nonsense will be aired on RTE One at 11.10pm Thursday 29 October 2020 Mahon takes viewers on a personal journey from his childhood home in...
October New Titles

October New Titles

We’re pleased to announce the publication of three new titles from Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin, Derek Mahon and a writer new to The Gallery Press, Grace Wilentz. Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin’s Collected Poems is a book of singular beauty and uncommon cohesion. It contains...
Gallery at 50: Episode Ten

Gallery at 50: Episode Ten

Seamus Heaney was, from the beginning, an important, constant friend of The Gallery Press, collaborating on many projects and publications. In this, Episode Ten of our summer celebratory video series, we are greatly honoured to present Marie Heaney reading from his...