EVELYN GRANT’S WEEKEND DRIVE

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On Poetry File at 6.05pm, Dermot Bolger reads The Frost is Over. A poet, novelist and playwright from Finglas, North Dublin, his ninth collection of poems, The Venice Suite: A Voyage Through Loss, was published in 2012 and his New and Selected Poems, That Which is Suddenly Precious, appeared in 2015. Bolger has championed new Irish writers, firstly through Raven Arts Press, which he founded as a teenage factory worker in 1978 and later through co-founding New Island Books in 1992.

RTÉ lyric fm, Saturday 30th November, 4pm-7pm