The John Hewitt Society promotes literature, arts, and culture inspired by the ideals and ideas of the poet John Hewitt.

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Upcoming Events

  • Dáithí O’Ceallaigh
    Summer School Opening Address
  • Jo Baker A Country Road, A Tree
    Jo Baker reads A Country Road, a Tree
  • Leonita Flynn
    Creativity in the Digital Revolution
  • Sinead Morrissey
    Poetry Reading with Sinéad Morrissey & Sarah Howe
  • Liz Weir and Ciaran Mulholland
    Storytelling & Music with Liz Weir & Ciaran Mulholland
  • Linda Connolly
    1916 & Women: Unfinished Business
  • Matthew Francis
    Poetry Reading with Matthew Francis & Jane Yeh
  • Glenn Patterson
    Glenn Patterson reads Gull
  • Peter Osborne
    Panel Discussion ‘Reflections on Remembrance’
  • Duke Special
    Music with Duke Special
  • Catriona Crowe
    How Have We Remembered 1916? with Catriona Crowe
  • Catriona Reilly
    Poetry Reading with Caitriona O'Reilly & Andrew McMillan
All Events
Once alien here my fathers built their house, claimed, drained, and gave the land the shapes of use

Once Alien Here by John Hewitt