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Book Launch: The Stony Thursday

November 21, 2023 @ 6:00 PM 8:00 PM

The Limerick Arts Office, Limerick City and County Council, cordially invites you to the launch of The Stony Thursday Book No.19 on Tuesday 21st November at 6pm at the Belltable, 69 O’Connell Street, Limerick. 

This volume of The Stony Thursday Book has been edited by Christodoulos Makris “one of Ireland’s leading contemporary explorers of experimental poetics” (The RTÉ Poetry Programme.) Makris is particularly interested in the potential of poetry, and welcomes submissions in experimental, innovative, unconventional or pioneering forms.

This volume of the Stony Poetry Book includes 65 works from over 35 selected poets.
Contributors include: Mara Adamitz Scrupe, Derek Beaulieu, Gregory Betts, Caroline Bracken, Finola Cahill, Lynn Caldwell, Eoghan Carrick, Patrick Chapman, Greg Crowley, Natasha Cuddington, Ailbhe Darcy, Ellen Dillon, Brendan Duffin, Mars Duigan, Will Fleming, Steven J. Fowler & Zuzana Husarova, Kit Fryatt, Cat Grogan, Alina Hanusiak, Christina Hennemann, Mai Ishikawa, Casey Jarrin, Pippa Little, Niamh Mac Cabe, Aodan McCardle, Emma McKervey, Máighréad Medbh, Audrey Molloy, Mary Kate Nyland, Nuala O’Connor, Estelle Price, Serge Shea, Jo Slade, Ilias Tsagas, Louise Viera, Patricia Walsh, Mark Ward

There will also be a much anticipated performance from Olesya Zdorovetska as part of the book launch. Olesya is a Dublin-based performer, composer and curator, originally from Kyiv, Ukraine. She is a founder of the Ukrainian-Irish Cultural Platform and co-curator of Phonica, a platform for experimental music and poetry. She was a 2022 recipient of the Markievicz Award from the Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon and the best soundscape winner at The 25th Irish Times Irish Theatre Awards.

Refreshments will be served.
All are welcome.

69 O'Connell Street
Limerick, V94 FK0H Ireland
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