Roscommon Schools’ Poetry – Kiltrustan NS and Gaelscoil de hÍde, Roscomáin

Roscommon Schools’ Poetry – Kiltrustan NS and Gaelscoil de hÍde, Roscomáin

Roscommon Schools’ Poetry – Kiltrustan NS and Gaelscoil de hÍde, Roscomáin

Saturday 1st May 10.00 am

Voices from Kiltrustan National School: Poems of Hunger’s Way. Followed by Gaelscoil de hÍde, Roscomáin : a poem from a ceardlann scríbhneoireachta with Áine Ní Ghlinn, children’s writer and Laureate na nÓg.                10 Mins

Áine Ní Ghlinn is a poet, children’s writer, workshop facilitator and part-time lecturer. She has written 31 books to date and was appointed Laureate na nÓg in 2020. She has won a range of awards for both poetry and fiction.  Recent awards include a Patrick Kavanagh Fellowship 2019, Gradam Reics Carló Irish Language Children’s Book of the Year (Boscadán) 2019, Duais Fhoras na Gaeilge, Listowel Writers’ Week 2019 & 2020 & Duais de hÍde, Strokestown 2019 & 2020.