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Rody Gorman Reading at Cove Park | Sweeney: An Intertonguing

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02/06/2023 19:00 - 02/06/2023 21:30


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Join Irish-born poet and international author Rody Gorman and CHARTS at Cove Park for a live reading from his forthcoming book Sweeney: An Intertonguing a new translation in verse and prose of the mediaeval epic Buile Shuibhne / The Frenzy of Sweeney in English, Scottish Gaelic and Irish Gaelic.

Throughout the night, there will be live readings from Sweeney: An Intertonguing and from Gorman’s collection of poetry Lorg Eile, opportunities to socialise and build new networks, and enjoy light refreshments and music.


7.00pm Mingle and get to know each other

7.30pm Welcome from CHARTS’ Gaelic Culture Officer Àdhamh Ó Broin

7.45pm Reading from Rody and his most recent collection of poetry Lorg Eile / Final Call, New and Selected Poems

8.15pm Refreshments and live Music set of Argyll Gaelic songs by Àdhamh Ó Broin

8.30pm Reading from Rody’s forthcoming book Sweeney: An Intertonguing

9.00pm Q&A with Rody


To register, please visit Rody Gorman Reading at Cove Park | Sweeney: An Intertonguing

There is a limited capacity of 40 guests at this event, and we ask you to please register to avoid disappointment.


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This event has been funded and supported kindly by Bòrd na Gàidhlig, Argyll and Bute Council, Live Literature, CHARTS and Cove Park

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