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  • World Book Day and International Women’s Day

    To celebrate ‘World Book Day’ (March 6th) and International Women’s Day (March 8th), Tigh Fili will be holding a workshop in Cork City Library on Wednesday, March 5th. The workshop, entitled ‘Poems about Women’ will be facilitated by Emer Duane and children from 5th class in St Marie’s of the Isle school Cork City will Continue Reading

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  • St. Luke’s Eurochild Launch!!!

    Fantastic Afternoon Had By All! Our Eurochild event kicked off today with a fantastic launch of our latest anthology. Danger Boy (The Lords of Strut) opened the event with young Cassie Duane and followed with exciting entertainment for the kids including some neat juggling tricks and a dangerous stunt on a unicycle! Bunscoil Chriost Rí Continue Reading

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Eurochild Project

Eurochild International Youth and Child Arts (founded 1995) is one of the most important projects operated by Tigh Filí Cultural Centre (Cork City, Ireland). The annual competition for children receives multilingual poems and art entries from thousands of young children from all over the world. The best poems and art entries are selected for publication in the multilingual mother-tongue Eurochild Anthology of Artwork and Poetry– by kids, for kids. To download Eurochild Competition Entry Forms, buy the multilingual Eurochild Anthology or read more about the Eurochild Project visit the official Eurochild website

Bradshaw Books

Bradshaw Books, the publishing arm of Tigh Filí, was established in 1985 with the launch of The Box Under the Bed, a collection of prose and poetry by women writers in Cork. The primary aim of Bradshaw Books is, and always has been, to offer shelter, support and motivation to emerging writers and poets of all ages and backgrounds. To Purchase books by our authors and poets, visit the official Bradshaw Books website

Ban Filí Tour

In April 2013 Tigh Filí poets Kathy D’Arcy, Ann Egan and Cliona O’Connell embarked on an exciting new poetry tour. The Ban Filí (Woman Poet) tour showcased the talents of these three poets in five cities around France and Germany. Read more about the Ban Filí Tour,