On the literary theme of Bloomsday, there’s the launch tonight of the Selected poems of Mairtin Crawford, who died in January 2004 at the age of 36. He was editor of The Big Spoon literary mag, and did the production and arts stuff at Fortnight for seven years. He was at the time of his death, director of the Between the Lines literary festival. The launch of the Selected Poems (Lagan Press), edited by Naomi Foyle, is at 7:00 at the Crescent Arts Centre.
Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty
Living History 1968-74
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