RED LINE BOOK FESTIVAL

South Dublin Libraries

The Red Line Book Festival 2015 will take place from October 11-17 2015
Programme of events coming soon!

 

Red Line Poetry Competition

The Red Line poetry competition is now open for submissions.


First prize is €300, second prize is €200 and the third prize is €100.

All shortlisted entrants will be invited to read their poems at an event in The Red Line Book Festival this October. 

The closing date for entries is Friday 14th August 2015.


The competition rules and entry forms can be downloaded here. 

The Red Line Poetry Competition will be judged by the poet Enda Wyley.

Download the entry form as a pdf here.


Enda Wyley is an award winning poet. She has published four collections with Dedalus Press. Her most recent, Borrowed Space, New and Selected Poems, was published by Dedalus Press, 2014. Enda was awarded a Patrick Kavanagh Fellowship for her poetry 2014. In March 2015 she became a new member of Aosdána. Enda also writes fiction for children. Boo and Bear, The Silver Notebook, and I Won’t Go to China! O’Brien Press, are her most recent publications for younger readers.


‘ENDA WYLEY is a true poet. To Wake To This articulates a subtle, dreamy apprehension through a diction and an imagery all the writer’s own.‘ 

Fiona Sampson, The Irish Times.


 


 


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