11 September 2023
New portraits for 2023 Group will be launched at a major public literary event in MoLI (Museum of Literature Ireland) in Dublin on 27th September
- The finishing touches are being put to the new portraits of the eight writers that make up the seventh group of Stage 2 of the project; this group includes the writers: Breandán Delap, Brenda Ní Shúilleabháin, Dara Ó Conaola, Marie Whelton, Meidhbhín Ní Úrdail, Neil Buttimer, Rody Gorman, agus Sadhbh Devlin;
- A new link to Gaeilge na hAlban is celebrated by the connection of the photographer Cailean Maclean to one of the this year's group of portraits;
- The new portraits will be launched on Wednesday 27th September 2023 at 6.30pm at a major public event, in conjunction with Oireachtas na Gaeilge, in MoLI (Museum of Literature Ireland) in Dublin, when the 2024 Group will also be announced: the next set of writers in Stage 2.