This is a festival to look out for. Two weeks on the Beara Peninsula, combining Art, Photography, Writing and Music in and around Castletownbere. Annette is facilitating a poetry workshop at Castletownbere Library on Saturday 30th July and is reading on Sunday 31st July. Beara Arts Festival Website is here.
Annette is pleased to be invited to read at the Imbolc / St Brigid’s Festival of poetry and music on Friday 31st January in Working Artist Studios, 71 North St, Skibbereen, Co. Cork. More info here
A great night was had by all when Annette Skade read at Cork’s popular weekly poetry event Ó Bhéal on January 27th 2014. Ó Bhéal (Irish for by word of mouth) creates an original platform for established and non-established poets alike, allowing the public access to contemporary poetry, and it draws an audience who appreciate […]
Annette Skade, winner of the 2012 Cork Literary Review Poetry Manuscript Competition, will launch her award-winning poetry collection Thimblerig at the Bradshaw Literary Festival, a two-day Gathering event in Cork this November. St Luke’s Church Cork will be the setting for the event which will celebrate and showcase some of the finest literary talent from […]
As part of Ireland’s annual Culture Night, Annette Skade will be reading, alongside Kathy D’Arcy at Lismore Castle on September 20th. The evening of free events will provide the official launch of the Graduate Art Exhibition will take place at St Carthage Hall. The launch will be followed by free drinks, poetry readings, and music […]
Annette Skade’s first poetry collection Thimblerig will be launched as part of the West Cork Literary Festival 2013 in Bantry. The collection recently won the Cork Literary Review Manuscript Competition, and – as part of the prize – has since been published by Cork’s Bradshaw Books. Acclaimed poet Ruth Padel will introduce the collection before […]
Later this month, Annette Skade will be taking part in the Cork World Book Fest 2013 to talk about the issues involved in getting published in the current climate. Skade will be joined by Kathy D’Arcy and Jennifer Matthews who are also published by Bradshaw Books, and by writer and editor Mark Jarman (Canada), for […]