Red Line Book Festival Poetry Competition 2021: Shortlist Announced

20 Sep, 2021

Red Line Book Festival Poetry Competition 2021: Shortlist Announced

After wading through hundreds of entries, the Red Line Book Festival Poetry Competition is delighted to announce its shortlist. This year’s competition was judged by Seán Hewitt and the winners will be announced on Wednesday 14th October at our Gala Competition Awards Night.

The shortlist, in alphabetical order:

James Anthony – Changing of the Guard

Martina Dalton – Is This The Poem

Lauren Foley – Cíunas

Susanna Galbraith - & years between the reach of our voices

Catherine Higgins-Moore – Have you ever

Martin McCarthy – Someday

Jessie Magee – Eleven

Roisin Ní Neachtain – A Short Love Poem

Fionnuala Waldron – Swimming