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Poetry by the Weir

February 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Poetry by the Weir event at Osta Cafe, February 21, 7pm.

The reading features George Ellenbogen (a Montrealer who has been living in Boston for over 50 years). Professor Emeritus Bentley University. He has published 6 books of poetry, a memoir, and is the subject of the documentary film, George Ellenbogen: Canadian Poet in America.

Lousie G. Cole will be reading alongside George. Louise was winner of the 2019 “New Roscommon Writing Award”. She won the Hennessy Literary Award for Emerging Poetry in 2018. She was selected by UK Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy for publication of a poetry pamphlet, ‘Soft Touch’ in the Laureate’s Choice series. A selection of her poems then appeared in Carol Ann Duffy’s final anthology of her laureateship in May 2019.

Venue

Osta Cafe and Wine Bar
Sligo, Sligo Ireland

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