Irish PEN Award for Literature
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The Irish PEN Award for Literature 2012 will be presented to author Joseph O’Connor on February 10 2012, at the Royal St George Yacht Club, Dún Laoghaire . The Committee of Irish PEN welcomes members and associates of Irish PEN , along with members of the public to come and celebrate this award for an outstanding [..]
February 17th, 2011 · Comments Off
It is with great pleasure that we announce the winner of the 2011 Irish PEN Award for Literature is Colm Tóibín. Born in Enniscorthy in 1955, the multi-award winning and prolific author is a giant of literature on the Irish and global stages. His books include ‘The South’ (shortlisted for the Whitbread First Novel Award and [..]
Nominations have now closed for the Irish PEN Award. Thanks to all of you who took the time to nominate authors for the prestigious award to an author chosen by their peers, previous recipients of which include John B. Keane, Brian Friel, Edna O’Brien, William Trevor, John McGahern, Neil Jordan, Seamus Heaney, Jennifer Johnston, Maeve Binchy, Thomas Kilroy, Roddy Doyle and Brendan [..]
Shane and Vanessa O’Loughlin Senator David Norris acclaiming Brendan Kennelly, before Anne Hartigan and Brendan Kennelly Brendan Kennelly Anne Hartigan, Brendan Kennelly and Senator David Norris Blessed is Brendan among women, at the Irish PEN dinner and award, January 2010