Literature Poem of the Week

Irish Arts Center Poem of the Week: John McAuliffe's "Montevideo"

From PoetryFest 2016

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A poem with Uruguayan roots, brought home to Roscommon. John McAuliffe looks back on his reading at Irish Arts Center's PoetryFest four years ago, just before the 2016 election.

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The Irish Arts Center Poem of the Week is a video series of select footage of artists reciting favorite verses and poets sharing their own work, presented with the readers’ reflections on the featured pieces.

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