The Blackwater International Poetry Festival
"The Friendliest Poetry Festival in the World"
Lismore, Co Waterford, Ireland
Hosted by Red House Poets Lismore
August 1st to 5th 2019
Déise Voices, published by Red House Poets, Lismore, is the 1st new poetry review of Co Waterford writers since 2002. Featuring 44 poets, Déise Voices represents all the highways, byways, townlands & villages of one of Ireland’s most interesting Counties. Criminally under-represented in the nation’s literature, Co Waterford is bursting with creativity, innovation and artistic excellence. Part-funded by Waterford City & County Council, Déise Voices is your chance to experience new, beautifully written, exciting poetry in a wide range of forms and subjects.
Perfectly sized for pockets, handbags and Christmas presents, this is a beautiful, richly-produced book for everyone who loves Irish writing.