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National Poetry Day with Armagh City Chapter
6th October 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm BSTFree
National Poetry Day with Armagh City Chapter: Iggy McGovern & Kate Newmann
Among Kate’s awards are the Allingham Poetry Prize, the Swansea Roundyhouse Poetry Competition and the Listowel Poetry Prize in 2009, and she has been commended in the UK National Poetry competition.
Well-known for his witty, playful yet emotionally engaged poems, Iggy is the recipient of the McCrae Literary Award, the Hennessy Literary Award for Poetry, and the Ireland Chair of Poetry Bursary. His most recent publication is A Mystic Dream of 4 (Quaternia Press 2013), a sonnet sequence based on the life of the Irish mathematician & poet, William Rowan Hamilton.