Wood Cuttings – by Liam Ó Muirthile trans. Gabriel Rosenstock (Cois Life, 2013) 16 November 2013 – Posted in: Uncategorised, Book launch

As part of the 2013 Dublin Book Festival 2013, on Saturday the 16th of November there was a celebration oAn Fuíoll Feá: Rogha Dánta / Wood Cuttings: New and Selected Poems by Liam Ó Muirthile, translated by Gabriel Rosenstock, . In this recording from the event, Liam reads first the original poem ‘Fómhar’ (‘Autumn’) in the Irish language and then Gabriel speaks about his approach to translating this particular poem before reading the translation itself.On the day, Iarla Ó Muirthile provided musical interludes which related to some of the poems – a third language, in a sense.

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