The March ‘Over The Edge: Open Reading’ takes place in Galway City Library on Thursday, 31 March, from 6.30pm-8pm. The featured readers are Jane Clarke, Molly Twomey and Eileen Keane. As usual there will be an open mic after the featured readers have finished. The MC for the evening will be Susan Millar DuMars. For further details phone 087-6431748.
Eileen P Keane is from North Connemara. She is currently studying for an MA in Writing at NUI Galway. Eileen has written and performed for theatre and stage and her CD ‘Spaces’ was released in 2014. She writes poetry, memoir and non-fiction. She is also a singer/songwriter.
Molly Twomey is in her second year of a Bachelor of Arts degree with Creative Writing in NUI Galway. She is originally from Lismore, Co. Waterford. Winner of the Blackwater Community School Creativity Award 2013, Molly is passionately concerned about health, food, nature, conservation, inter relational dynamics and compassion, or lack thereof.
Originally from a farm in Roscommon, Jane Clarke now lives in Wicklow. She won the 2014 Listowel Writers’ Week Poetry Collection Award and also the 2014 Trocaire/Poetry Ireland Competition. She also won the inaugural Poems for Patience 2013, Listowel Writers’ Week 2007 and the iYeats 2010.