Reading my poem Ascending a Liberties Stairway,1952 on Lyric FM 28/12/2019
Reading my poem Bóthar na dTaibhsí/ Ghost Road on Lyric FM 26/10/2019
Both of the above poems are from my collection Rus in Urbe
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An interview about my books and reading from my well-received novel Knowing Women https://www.podcasts.ie/featured-writers/featured-prose-writers/james-lawless/
Enclosed below is the song which was played in the disco scene in For Love of Anna, the night the tragedy occurred to Anna Zweig, the beautiful ballerina with whom the philosophy student Guido van Thool fell in love. Composed by Guido, and sung by LonnaMarie.
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5/5’For Love of Anna by James Lawless is one of the finest 5 STAR pieces of writing I have read in recent years.’ Deepak Menon
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The late actor Tom Hickey reads my story Dream Lover at https://bit.ly/3tcQrPK (copy and paste the link) in the Stories for the Ear series, curated by the playwright Neil Donnelly for Kildare Arts Services in 2015.
Readings from RTE1 Sunday Miscellany
The Lonely Spinster 25/06/2006
Prose pieces from Sunday Miscellany (copy and paste the links below to listen to the programmes).
Hidden History: https://bit.ly/2QQeZhC 05/04/2015
Magna Carta: https://bit.ly/35NsClT 07/06/2015
James Lawless reading at Ó Bhéal, Cork City