is pleased to announce the launch of
Further On Up the Road
by poet and literary critic Hugh McFadden
Sunday 26th Sept 3.00pm – The White House Bar, O’Connell St., Limerick
(The launch will be socially distanced with guests seated in tables of four)
Special guest speaker: Kieran Beville
Hugh McFadden is a poet and literary critic who worked for many years as a news copy editor with a national newspaper group. He has lived in Dublin for most of his life, but was born in Derry and spent part of his early childhood in Donegal. He was educated at Synge Street CBS and at University College, Dublin.
He has taught journalism at the Dublin Institute of Technology. He is the author of four previous volumes of poetry, the most recent being Empire of Shadows (Salmon Poetry, 2012). He is the editor & executor of the literary estate of the late writer John Jordan.
The essays, articles and reviews collected in ‘Organic Words’ represent a generous selection of his work as a writer and book reviewer for literary magazines, journals and newspapers spanning more than 50 years, including Books Ireland, The Dictionary of Irish Biography, Hibernia, Irish Book Review, Irish University Review, Poetry Ireland Review, Studies, The Irish Press Group, The Irish Independent, The Irish Times, and The Sunday Tribune.
Further On Up the Road is his fifth collection of poems.
All are welcome to attend.
For further details: Dominic Taylor; Tel: 087 2996409; E: firstname.lastname@example.org