[L-R] Malcolm Dewhirst, Afric McGlinchey, Colm Scully and Jennifer Matthews
with photos and reviews from
Cork and Coventry poets
The successful annual exchange between Cork and Coventry has been taking great strides forward, with poet Malcolm Dewhirst performing at Ó Bhéal and Limerick’s Whitehouse in early August, including excursions in Cork city, Cobh and Lough Gur. Malcolm has been inspired to write a number of poems about his visit. The return trip during the first week of November featured three Cork poets, Jennifer Matthews, Colm Scully and Afric McGlinchey, who gave readings in Coventry and Polesworth, were taken along the Polesworth poetry trail and performed on HillzFM Radio – and a lot more … reviews follow from each of the poets here.
You can also read Gary Longden‘s reviews of both events at Night Blue Fruit and The Fizz right here.