Acts of Commission

Quotidian brings you two newly commissioned poems;  What Pa Saw at the Benders by Sinéad Morrissey and The Vocation by Nick Laird.  

In specially commissioned editions of  ‘The Attic Sessions’ digital video podcasts, ongoing throughout the Belfast International Arts Festival 2022,  Poetry Ireland editor Nessa O’Mahoney talked with Sinéad Morrissey and Nick Laird. 

Tune in to the podcasts below to hear them read and discuss their poems and creative processes.

Pocket Poems – a playful, fresh and innovative limited edition ‘business cards’ for your wallet or pocket.
These collectable cards include a scannable QR code link to the poets’ audio recordings – Free copies were available at the Belfast International Art Festival 2022. Save them! Gift them! Play them!

Supported by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland from National Lottery Funds & by Poetry Ireland