EIRSAT-1 All Ways Home Space Poem

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Date:Tuesday October 4 2022 - Thursday October 13 2022


EIRSAT-1 Space Poetry initiative gathered students from JCSP Library Project to co-create a poem which was etched onto Ireland’s first satellite EIRSAT-1 ahead of its launch in the new year!

To celebrate Space Week we want to share this amazing poetry with everyone! Please visit https://www.eirsat1.ie/space-poetry to read and reflect on the inspirational poem All Ways Home!

Curated by Assoc. Prof. Paul Perry, with Professor Ian Davidson, Dr. Jessica Traynor, and Dr. Chiamaka Enyi-Amadi

Poets (UCD): Alison Martha Fagan, Ciara Mulherin, Lorna Donlon, Zandra Carrington, Jessica O’Brien, Sean O’Neill, Nina A. Devlin, Andrew Jeremy Nicoll, Kelly Michels, Elizabeth Paulsen, Maryanne Williams, Mary Irving, LJ Morris

Poets (Schools):
Joseph O’Reilly
Megha Macharla
Grace Shelley
Evan Corrigan
Goran Roche Wynne
Chloe Monahan
Sultan Martins
Micheal Joseph Mac Phaidín
Nicole Lynagh
Sarah Thompson
Lilly Roys
Alyssa McDonald

Librarians and teachers:
Kathleen Moran
Joe Kelly
Eileen McDermott
Lorna Vogelsang
Rebecca Ford
Éadaoin Quinn
Carol Maloney
Joseph Peelo
Doreen Lundon
Sarah Ball
Hilary Cantwell
Anne Masterson
Jane Bingham-Shee

Finally, thanks to Lily Cahill, and Jennie Ryan, Simon O’Connor (MoLI), and the JCSP Demonstration Library Project, Katie Mishler, Emer O’Boyle, Dr. Sharon Shannon, Dr. David McKeown, Dr. Lána Salmon and of course EIRSAT-1, Prof. Lorraine Hanlon, and all at C-Space.