Caitríona O’Reilly on Irish Radio
Caitríona O’Reilly gave two interviews on Irish radio in connection with her third collection Geis., which won the Irish Times Poetry Now Award, and was shortlisted for the 2016 Pigott Poetry Prize.
Arena, RTE Radio 1, Wednesday 18 May 2016, 7-8pm
Caitríona O’Reilly was interviewed down the line from Lincolnshire on RTE Radio 1’s week-nightly arts programme Arena on 18 May. She read and spoke about the poems ‘Ovum’, ‘Geis’ and ‘The Antikythera Mechanism’ from her third collection Geis.
‘Irish poet Caitriona O’Reilly chats about - and reads from - her latest collection “Geis” (published by Bloodaxe Books)’
The Poetry Programme, RTE Radio 1, Saturday 5 March 2016, 7.30pm
Caitríona O'Reilly was interviewed about her Irish Times Poetry Now Award-winning collection Geis on The Poetry Programme of 5 March. She read and spoke about her poems ‘Leven’ (from the Geis sequence), ‘Polar’ and an extract from the ‘The Servant Question’.
Click here to listen to the interview (intro & forward to 14.00 to hear Caitríona)
The Poetry Programme, RTE Radio 1, Saturday 13 February 2016, 7.30pm
To mark St Valentine's Day, Caitríona O'Reilly read her love poem 'Potlatch' from her third collection Geis on an edition of The Poetry Programme recorded at the Cork International Poetry Festival.
[20 May 2016]