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Dublin Book Festival: 'Blood Horses' Book Launch

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Time and Place

Sunday Nov. 18

RDS - Library

Opening Times and Admission

Sunday Nov. 18: 17:30 - 19:00

Event Website and Email

librarydesk@rds.ie

Organiser's Contacts


RDS
Ballsbridge
Dublin 4

Tel 01 240 7254

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When poet Moyra Donaldson viewed the work of artist Paddy Lennon, she was immediately inspired. Her response to his work encouraged her to produce a creative collaboration. The fact that horses played an integral part in both artists' lives is evident in their work. Poet and painter have together created 'Blood Horses' (Lagan Press), a creative and moving dialogue between poem and painting. Through their words and images, these two artists tell the stories of three famous stallions - The Byerly Turk, The Darley Arabian, and the Godolphin Barb - founding fathers of the thoroughbred horse as we know it today. 'Blood Horses', both exhibition and beautiful limited-edition book, looks at the relationship between humans and horses, the effect they have on our lives, and our love for these magnificent creatures.

This event is being held as part of the Dublin Book Festival: http://www.dublinbookfestival.com

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