Category Archives: Award

Booker winner Marlon James tops Tarantino for body count

Title: Booker winner Marlon James tops Tarantino for body count Author: Eileen Battersby, The Irish Times Full Text & Source: http://www.irishtimes.com/culture/books/booker-winner-marlon-james-tops-tarantino-for-body-count-1.2390751 The Internet, Online, 14/10/2015 Sample Text: ‘A Brief History of Seven Killings’ is based on attempt to kill reggae king … Continue reading

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“A doctoral hat and sword are major part of the academic dress of Ph.D. recipients in Finland and Sweden.

Right so if ever I go back for my Ph.D I am going to Finland!!!!! The Procession The Ceremony In Wales it is slightly different from Ireland you nod to the president and accept your degree from him!!  

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Ireland Literature Exchange

Title: Ireland Literature Exchange Author: Ireland Literature Exchange (ILE) Full Text & Source: http://www.irelandliterature.com/resources-publications The Internet, Online, 17/5/2015 Sample Text: Ireland Literature Exchange (ILE) makes international friends for Irish literature, by bringing the finest of Irish literature in the best … Continue reading

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A Whole New World Blog By Dublin City Libraries

Celebrating National Libraries Week Book Blog of Dublin City Libraries and please note it is soon moving over to its website..pity! I hope they can add their RSS feed to this blog or vice versa Title: A Whole New World … Continue reading

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Longlist of the 2015 International IMPAC DUBLIN Literary Award

  Title: Longlist of the 2015 International IMPAC DUBLIN Literary Award Author: Dublin City Council Source: http://www.impacdublinaward.ie/news/2015-printable-longlist/ The Internet, Online, 10/4/2015 Abstract: The International IMPAC DUBLIN Literary Award is presented annually for a novel written in English or translated into … Continue reading

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Sara Baume named Hennessy New Irish Writer 2015

Title: Sara Baume named Hennessy New Irish Writer 2015 Publisher: The Irish Times Source: http://www.irishtimes.com/culture/books/sara-baume-named-hennessy-new-irish-writer-2015-1.2115679#.VOzzDvGTpFg.twitter The Internet, Online, 24/2/2015 Sara Baume, whose acclaimed debut novel Spill Simmer Falter Wither was published last month, has been named Hennessy New Irish Writer … Continue reading

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O’Crualaoi Butchers and Delicatessen —- Award Winning Irish butcher in Cork.

They provide us with master butchers, an in store bakery & luxury deli and café. I love their Carrigaline store. It’s the unrivalled Ó Crualaoí guarantee of 100% farm-to-fork traceability that you won’t find anywhere else! They also do catering … Continue reading

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