A celebration of contemporary Irish fiction and poetry that will include distribution of thousands of copies of Solas Nua’s annual compilation book on March 17, 2016, in Washington DC and Boston. In the weeks surrounding the distribution, a series of public discussions and forums with the hosts, Irish editor/publisher (Declan Meade/the Stinging Fly/www.stingingfly.org) and selected authors.
Solas Nua is a non-profit organisation dedicated exclusively to contemporary Irish arts. Its mission is to bring the best new Irish artistic talent to American audiences including theater, music, visual arts, film, and literary events as well as the Capital Irish Film Festival and Irish Book Day.
Please go to http://www.solasnua.org for further information on dates and venues