Irish Pages : An tEagrán Gaeilge/The Irish Issue

Irish Pages


Irish Pages is a biannual journal, edited in Belfast and publishing writing from Ireland and overseas. Its policy is to publish poetry, short fiction, essays, creative non-fiction, memoir, essay reviews, nature-writing, translated work, literary journalism, and other autobiographical, historical, religious and scientific writing of literary distinction. 

Each issue includes a number of regular features: From the Irish Archive, an extract of writing from a non-contemporary Irish writer, accompanied by a brief biographical note; In Other Words, a selection of translated work from a particular country; and The Publishing Scene, a commissioned piece taking a critical look at some aspect of the literary world in Ireland, Britain or the United States. Each issue also contains a portfolio of work from a leading photographer.

Irish Pages : An tEagrán Gaeilge/The Irish Issue contains :

  • Contemporary writing in Irish by Máire Mhac an tSaoi, Liam Mac Cóil, Louis de Paor, Aifric Mac Aodha, Liam Ó Muirthile, Biddy Jenkinson, Micheál Ó Conghaile, Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill, Gabriel Rosenstock, Alan Titley and many others.
  • With writing in English by Tim Robinson, Paddy Bushe, Seán Lysaght, Patricia Craig and Hugo Hamilton.
  • And new translations of a suite of poems by Seán Ó Ríordáin.
  • PLUS: “Taking Sides”, a remarkable photographic portfolio by Bobbie Hanvey.

and much more. 

Published by Irish Pages
240 pages
155 × 235 mm
ISBN: 9780956104663

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