GALWAY CITY MUSEUM Saturday, 22 October, 2pm – 4pm TALK & READINGS: Revolutionary Poetry. The 1916 Rising is often referred to as a ‘poet’s revolution’. Taking this as her starting point, poet Emily Cullen PhD, will introduce the work of international poets of revolution – historic and contemporary – including Anna Akhmatova, Osip Mandelstam and Rafeef Ziadah. After that Galway-based Albanian poet Ndrek Gjini MA, who lived through the oppressive Enver Hoxha regime in the 1980s, will talk about Communism in the Balkans in the middle of the 20th Century and will discuss the work of Visar Zhiti and Vaclav Havel. He also will read from his work. All Are Welcome!
Search Has Begun For The 2016 Galway Rose | Place at Rose of Tralee International Festival Guaranteed!
The 2015 Galway Rose Olga Lee joined forces with Rose of Tralee Elysha Brennan to launch the search for the 2016 Galway Rose, which takes place on the 7th of May at the Galway Rose sponsor hotel – The Clayton Hotel, Galway The Galway Rose Centre is delighted to announce that whoever is selected to be the next Galway Rose will be guaranteed a place at the 2016 Rose of Tralee International Festival. Taking place from 17th to 23rd August, the 2016 Rose of Tralee International Festival will run for seven days featuring almost 70 Roses, more entertainment and an extra night’s TV coverage. For the past 11 years the […]
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Jessica wasn’t always healthy and happy and battled with her own issues which took her a while to overcome them. Now, she couldn’t imagine a life without exercise and a healthy routine.
“We are haunted by somethings we have been involved in, even they appear foreign, alien, far away, doubly other.” – Avery Gordon, Ghostly Matters: Haunting and the Sociological Imagination I don’t know how or when it happened, but the knowledge slowly crept up on me that my wardrobe is haunted. For years now, there has always been a sense of unease about it – murmurings that I would ignore or laugh off, like stories of cold children’s fingers brushing your neck as you walked through a forest at midnight. That slightly rueful laugh, I’m sure you’ve heard it. “Penneys’ finest, probably made in a sweatshop, but sure it was only five […]
AQUARIUS: Eight of Raphael There is something better waiting for you. The ways in which you have evolved have convinced you that there must be more to life (and there is!). The inward search for answers is rewarded at this time. You can leave the past behind and embrace the new if you wish. But it is a choice and you must choose. Try not to regret the past. Your past experiences have made you who you are and helped you understand yourself. Be grateful for all you have learned and build upon it. There is a chance for relocation or a change in a job or relationship. Do what is […]
Emer subscribed to The CRAIC in Galway online competition last week and won The Perfect Steak deal for two. She brought for dinner her friend Jennifer and as they said it was amazing. Competition was organised to celebrate the launch of their ‘Steak Night’ on the 7th of September, McGettigan’s Galway are giving away a Steak Dinner for two next Monday night to the readers of The CRAIC in Galway Magazine. “Definitely can recommend the steaks at McGettigan’s, cooked to perfection. Fab food, fab company and although we won it tonight, at these prices, definitely will be back!” stated Emer after her McGettigan’s experience in her Facebook post!