Begorrathon 2017: Who’s Who

The Fluff Is Raging

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Another March, another Begorrathon begins … our annual celebration of Irish writers, poets, musicians, filmmakers and whoever else we can think of.

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Putting together this year’s photo collage for our Facebook badge was both a lot of fun and highly difficult – who do you include and who do you leave out?

For each person included here, there are at least ten we could have chosen. Some of the faces and names here will be very familiar; others not so much (a good excuse to head to the bookshop to check them out).

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Here then, are this year’s Begorrathon poster boys (girls):

2010 handout of author Maeve Binchy Maeve Binchy – still probably Ireland’s most beloved writer

PPaul Muldoon Paul Muldoon – after the death of Seamus Heaney, Muldoon has assumed the mantle of greatest living Irish poet. The poet, editor and electric guitar enthusiast serves as the Poetry Editor for ‘The…

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