North West Words

Promoting the Arts in the North West of Ireland

March Event – North West Words Arts Night 30th March 2017 – 8pm in Cafe Florence

Posted on Mar 9, 2017

    Join us for our Irish language poetry Award Night on Thursday 30th March 2017 starting at 8pm in Cafe Florence, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal. Great readings and the open mic, and of course, great food from Florence Food Co This month is competition night again. This time it’s for Irish language poetry, with readings of the shortlisted poems from the North West Words, Ealaín na...

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Shortlisted & longlisted Irish Language poems from the North West Words, Ealaín na Gaeltachta, and Donegal Creameries Poetry Competition 2016

Posted on Feb 24, 2017

We are delighted to announce the longlisted and shortlisted Irish Language poems from the North West Words, Ealaín na Gaeltachta, and Donegal Creameries Poetry Competition 2016. Congratulations to all the poets, and thank you to all who entered the competition. Also, a special thanks to our judge Proinsias Mac a’ Bhaird. Our Thursday 30th March event will be devoted to readings of the...

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February event – North West Words Arts Night 23rd February 2017 – 8pm Café Florence

Posted on Feb 19, 2017

Join us for our second Arts Night of the year on Thursday 23rd February 2017 starting at 8pm in Cafe Florence, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal. Great readings and the open mic, and of course, great food from Florence Food Co This month is competition night (English language poetry) with readings of the shortlisted poets from the North West Words and Donegal Creameries Poetry Competition 2016. Our...

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Shortlist and longlist for North West Words and Donegal Creameries/Aurivo Poetry Competition 2016

Posted on Feb 2, 2017

North West Words and Donegal Creameries/Aurivo Poetry Competition 2016. We are pleased to announce the shortlist and longlist from our English language poetry competition: judge Kate Newmann. Thank you to everyone who entered, and to everyone who helped publicise the competition. And, an enormous thank you to our judge, Kate Newmann.  Congratulations to all. The winners will be announced from...

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January event – North West Words Arts Night 26th January 2017 – 8pm Café Florence

Posted on Jan 3, 2017

Our first Arts Night of the new year is on Thursday 26th January 2017 starting at 8pm in Cafe Florence, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal. Great readings, music, open mic and of course, great food from Florence Food Co Karen Quinn is a writer, tutor and script reader based in Belfast and Donegal. MEAS Writers are a writing group based in South Donegal – they have published an anthology of their...

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