WE’RE HIRING: Gairm ar Intéirneach foilsitheoireachta

Fógraímid leis seo go bhfuil folúntas ag Cois Life agus go bhfuil Intéirneach foilsitheoireachta á lorg againn. Tá an t-eolas ar fad ar fáil anseo thíos. Tréimhse: Iúil – Nollaig 2017 Tuarastal: 23 seachtaine ar phá €369.00 in aghaidh na seachtaine ar phost 5 lá, 36 u/ch. Uaireanta oibre: 9.00… Continue reading

Public seminar on Irish in information technology: 8 May

A day packed with talks from Irish speakers who make innovative use of information technology in their work, organised by Michal Boleslav Měchura and hosted by Fiontar and School of Irish, DCU. Měchura’s book, An ríomhaire ilteangach will be launched at the event. The seminar will take place on Monday, 8 May…

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Book review: ‘I dtír mhilis na mbeo’ on Tuairisc.ie

 Eoin P. Ó Murchú has reviewed I dtír mhilis na mbeo by Colm Ó Ceallacháin. Here's a taster: Tá dhá scéal ar leith ar deacair gan suntas a thabhairt dóibh. Samplaí den litríocht shrianta nó ‘constrained literature’ iad. Sa chéad cheann, Fuadach, fuadaítear an guta ‘i’ agus níl úsáidtear ar chor ar bith sa… Continue reading

Two titles back in print!

We’ve reprinted Éagóir and Leabhar laethanta! It’s little under a year since we published Éagóir by Seán Ó Cuirreáin , and it’s been flying off the shelves ever since. We sold almost every copy of the first run, and we’ve just had more printed! ROSG are working on a documentary based on the book:…

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Launch of ‘I dtír mhilis na mbeo’ on the 20 April

Book launch: Colm Ó Ceallacháin’s first collection of short stories, I dtír mhilis na mbeo, will be launched on 20 April. The launch will take place from 18.00 in Cork City Central Library, 57-61 Grand Parade. Mícheál Ó Ruairc will be on hand to give the book its official send-off. All…

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Alex Hijmans – story and setting, on Tuairisc.ie

Alex Hijmans (author of Favela, Aiséirí and more recently An tearmann) has written a piece for Tuairisc.ie about settings in stories, and their importance in creative writing. He also speaks about the imagined setting for his most recent novel, and how he came about constructing it as he wrote. Ach…

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Colm Ó Ceallacháin ar Tuairisc.ie

Tá píosa scríofa ag údair linne, Colm Ó Ceallacháin ar Tuairisc.ie faoin scríbhneoireacht. Seo blaiseadh beag de: Scríobhaim go páirtaimseartha, is é sin, scríobhaim nuair is féidir liom. Glacaim leis gur cacamas a bheidh sa chéad dréacht (is sa dréacht deiridh freisin, b’fhéidir), rud a shaorann mé le scríobh gan…

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Orna Ní Choileáin guest-blog on writing.ie

Orna Ní Choileáin has recently put together a guest-blog for writing.ie, in which she speaks about the writing process and the difficulties involved in writing for young readers. Writing inspiration I realised that there was a lack of books in the genre of fantasy in Irish, and I wanted to fill that…

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