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TBG+S Writer 2018: Doireann Ní Ghríofa - Poem #4 ‘Dán: “Rappelle-toi de la couleur des fraises”’

12 October 2018

Temple Bar Gallery + Studios is delighted to announce the fourth poem in the series by Doireann Ní Ghríofa, TBG+S Writer 2018.

The TBG+S Writing Commission aims to expand ideas around writing about art by inviting Irish authors to create a series of pieces inspired by the exhibitions at Temple Bar Gallery + Studios. The written pieces are available online and in the gallery.

Dán: ''Rappelle-toi de la couleur des fraises'' was written in response to Rappelle-toi de la couleur des fraises (2017), part of the exhibition Abel and Élio by Lola Gonzàlez. The exhibition runs until Saturday 17 November 2018. For more information on the exhibition please click here.

Download Poem #4 Dán: ''Rappelle-toi de la couleur des fraises'' by Doireann Ní Ghríofa by clicking the link below:
Poem #4 Dán: ''Rappelle-toi de la couleur des fraises''

Scríobhann Doireann Ní Ghríofa as Gaeilge agus as Béarla araon. Ar na gradaim a bronnadh uirthi tá Duais Uí Ruanaigh do Litríocht Éireannach, Comhaltacht Seamus Heaney (Ollscoil na Banraíona) agus Duais Liteartha Ostana (An Iodáil). Is é ‘Lies’ an leabhar is déanaí óna peann.

Doireann Ní Ghríofa writes both prose and poetry, in both Irish and English. Among her awards are the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature, a Seamus Heaney Fellowship, and the Ostana Prize (Italy). Her fifth book is a bilingual selection of poetry titled ‘Lies.’