Gerard Smyth will be taking part in number of events in coming months. 

Mountains to Sea 

Dun Laoghaire, (March 28th - 31st)

As part of the Mountains to Sea dlr Book Festival in Dun Laoghaire (March 28th-31st) he joins fellow poet Doireann Ni Ghriofa and artist Alice Maher in a discussion about the connection between poets and visual artists. In a session chaired by Cliodhna Shraffey of Temple Bar Gallery he will speak about his collaboration with artist Seán McSweeney on the book and exhibition The Yellow River (dlr Lexicon, Sunday March 31st, 3pm)

Strokestown International Poetry Festival

May 5th 2019

Reading by Gerard Smyth and Jo Shapcott, Strokestown Park House, May 5th 3pm. Smyth and Shapcott are also judges for this year’s Strokestown International Poetry Competition. Both poets will speak at  announcement of  winners in Strokestown Park House on May 5th, 8pm.

Sligo International Chamber Festival

May Bank Holiday Weekend

As part of the Sligo International Chamber Festival Smyth will join the Vogler Quartet for a commemorative recital of poetry and music in memory of artist Seán McSweeney who died last year. He will read from The Yellow River, his collaborative project with the artist. 

Books Upstairs

Gerard Smyth reads with Australian-based poet Ali Whitelock in Books Upstairs on Sunday September 8th. Further details to be announced. 

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