Trócaire Poetry – History of the World by Clare O’Reilly

Clare O’Reilly reads her poem – History of the World – at a special Trócaire staff gathering in Maynooth as part of their 40th anniversary celebrations

Trócaire and Poetry Ireland have for many years worked together in the classroom, using the medium of poetry to explore global justice issues. With our competition, we invite poets of all ages, from primary school through to adult, published or unpublished, to let their imaginations and love of language loose on the chosen theme.

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About The Author

Trócaire is the official overseas development agency of the Catholic Church in Ireland.  We were set up in 1973 by the Bishops of Ireland to express the concern of the Irish Catholic Church for the suffering of the world’s poorest people.