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2014 Press Releases

John FitzGerald wins Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award

29 Sep 2014
President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins and his wife Sabina pictured with the 2014 Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award winner John FitzGerald (second from right) of UCC. Also included in photo are (L-R) Mary and Paddy Matthews (sponsors) and Brian Lynch (President of the Patrick Kavanagh Society), pictured at the Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Awards ceremony in the Patrick Kavanagh Centre, Inniskeen, Co Monaghan (Image by UCC)

Winning the Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award is a commendable feat in itself. To do so having never been previously published in any forum is an even greater one.

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