The Poet’s Corner

This programme was made with the support of the BAI’s Sound & Vision Funding Scheme.

The Poet’s Corner’ is a series of fifteen short ten minute slots on Athlone Community Radio’s ‘For Arts Sake’ Programme. Fifteen different local poets will perform their works and will speak with the presenter about their style, influences and experiences in poetry.

Broadcast every Wednesday between 6 – 7pm on Athlone Community Radio 88.4fm and online www.athlonecommunityradio.ie


Producer/Presenter – Alan Meaney
Sound Engineer – Heidar Al Hashimi
Editor – Joseph Kelly
Music – Terry Donovan

Thanks to Paula Healy for the artwork.

The lineup for the series is as follows:

Carmel Feeney – May 22nd
Eugene McGivern – May 29th
Linda Jo Quinn – June 5th
Jinny Fallon – June 12th
Jason Gill – June 19th
Claire Lydon – June 26th
Alex Jocher – July 3rd
Shane McLaughlin – July 10th
Aoife Doolan – July 17th
Ursula Ledwidth – July 24th
Seamus McKenna – July 31st
Catherine Ivers – August 7th
Noreen O’Rourke – August 14th
Amanda Gunning – August 21st
Helga Rasfeldmings – August 28th