Upcoming Events

Galway | Arts and Media

no events match your query!

New Events

Galway

no events posted in last week

Blog Feeds

Anti-Empire

Anti-Empire

offsite link Dutch Police Blast Anti-Lockdown Protest... Mon Jan 18, 2021 17:52 | Samantha Dixon

offsite link As People Die After Vaccinations Comorbi... Mon Jan 18, 2021 16:51 | Lars Erik Taraldsen

offsite link Italy on Brink of Civil Disobedience as ... Mon Jan 18, 2021 14:54 | Aurora Bosotti

offsite link With 2.3% Growth, China the Only Major E... Mon Jan 18, 2021 13:41 | Guo Yingzhe

offsite link The NYT: Vaccine “Risk-Benefit Analysi... Mon Jan 18, 2021 11:58 | Anti-Empire

Anti-Empire >>

The Saker
A bird's eye view of the vineyard

offsite link 80 Million Kremlin Agents In United States Mon Jan 18, 2021 19:33 | amarynth
South Front It took less than two weeks for the FBI, and other American intelligence agencies, to come to the usual (and expected) conclusion that Russia was somehow involved in

offsite link Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov ? annual Q&A press conference in Moscow Mon Jan 18, 2021 09:58 | amarynth
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s annual press conference in Moscow, summing up the results of Russian diplomacy and foreign policy during 2020. Please forward the video to time marker 19:40.

offsite link Why doesn?t Syria retaliate to Israeli attacks? Nasrallah?s response Sun Jan 17, 2021 22:35 | The Saker
source: https://resistancenews.org/... Interview with Hezbollah Secretary General, Sayed Hassan Nasrallah, on May 26, 2020, on the occasion of the commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the Liberation of South Lebanon,

offsite link China Newsbrief and Sitrep Sun Jan 17, 2021 15:39 | amarynth
By Godfree Roberts ? selected from his extensive weekly newsletter : Here Comes China You can get it here:  https://www.herecomeschina.... We start the regular sitrep with Godfree’s new book Why

offsite link The American Brumaire Sun Jan 17, 2021 11:34 | amarynth
by Francis Lee for the Saker Blog During the late nineteenth century, the United States was the world?s most advanced capitalist country. According to orthodox (and I emphasise orthodox) Marxist theory this should have

The Saker >>

Public Inquiry
Interested in maladministration. Estd. 2005

offsite link Mainstream media: Failing to speak truth to power

offsite link David Quinn’s selective tolerance Anthony

offsite link A Woulfe in judges clothing Anthony

offsite link Sarah McInerney and political impartiality Anthony

offsite link Did RTE journalists collude against Sinn Fein? Anthony

Public Inquiry >>

Human Rights in Ireland
A Blog About Human Rights

offsite link Poor Living Conditions for Migrants in Southern Italy Mon Jan 18, 2021 10:14 | Human Rights

offsite link Right to Water Mon Aug 03, 2020 19:13 | Human Rights

offsite link Human Rights Fri Mar 20, 2020 16:33 | Human Rights

offsite link Turkish President Calls On Greece To Comply With Human Rights on Syrian Refugee Issues Wed Mar 04, 2020 17:58 | Human Rights

offsite link US Holds China To Account For Human Rights Violations Sun Oct 13, 2019 19:12 | Human Rights

Human Rights in Ireland >>

Galway - Event Notice
Thursday January 01 1970

Free Poetry Workshop by Pete Mullineaux at 'The Forge at Gort'

category galway | arts and media | event notice author Monday January 25, 2010 18:57author by Fred Johnston - Western Writers' Centre, Galway: Ionad Scríbhneoirí Chaitlín Maudeauthor email westernwriters at eircom dot netauthor address Canavan House, Nuns Island, Galwayauthor phone 087.2178138 Report this post to the editors

Poet and performer to give two-hour festival workshop

Poet, performer and actor Pete Mullineaux will give a workshop on poetry at The Forge at Gort festival, Gort, Co. Galway, on March 27th starting at 11am. The festival is run by The Western Writers' Centre (Ionad Scribhneoirí Chaitlín Maude) Galway.

The workshop is open to all with an interest in poetry.Pete Mullineaux grew up in Bristol, UK. His poem "Harvest Festival", published, aged 13, in Macmillan's anthology Poetry & Song, was subsequently recorded for schools by Harrap on the album Man & His Senses. Living in London in the 'alternative' late 1970s and early '80s - he worked in a left wing printing press and played in a punk rock band The Resisters - recording an album in 1979 on Munich's Trikont records. When the band split he went solo as singer-songwriter Pete Zero, with gigs ranging from two Glastonbury Festivals, CND protests at Greenham Common and Brockwell Park to sharing the stage with such diverse luminaries as the early Pogues and Salman Rushdie. His protest song "Disposable Tissues" in support of CND won the 1986 City of London Poetry/Song contest and he also published a collection of songs under the same title. Adapting to the emerging new comedy and performance poetry scenes he played host for alternative cabaret group New Variety in the Old White Horse in Brixton as well as performing with the London based Apples & Snakes - appearing in their first publication Raw & Biting Cabaret Poetry. (1985) His one man show - The Performer's Fear of the Gong - was described by What's On Magazine as "A must!" Around this time he also achieved a first class honours in drama from Middlesex University, wrote for the Paul Merton fronted Comedy Wavelength (Channel 4) and a first stage playWallflowers was produced on the London fringe. 'A Father's Day,' poems, was published recently by Salmon Poetry. Admission is free. Details should be obtained from the Western Writers'Centre at 087.21781378 or westernwriters@eircom.net Early booking is advisable.

Related Link: http://www.twwc.ie
© 2001-2021 Independent Media Centre Ireland. Unless otherwise stated by the author, all content is free for non-commercial reuse, reprint, and rebroadcast, on the net and elsewhere. Opinions are those of the contributors and are not necessarily endorsed by Independent Media Centre Ireland. Disclaimer | Privacy