Synopses & Reviews
In this radical anthology, the work of three of Ireland's most important and best-loved contemporary poets is featured. Each has, in a different way, cleared new creative space from which to speak and to sing. The anthology comprises an essential selection of some 40 pages from the work of the poets. Each contributes a short personal statement and a bibliography.
An essential introduction to Contemporary Irish Poetry.
About the Author
Eavan Boland is a professor of humanities at Stanford University. She is the author of Selected Poems, Collected Poems, The Lost Land, and Code. Mary O'Malley is a member of the Poetry Council for Ireland. She is the author of Where the Rocks Float, The Knife in the Wave, Asylum Road, and The Boning Hall. Paula Meehan is the author of Dharmakaya, The Man Who Was Marked by Winter, and Pillow Talk.