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Best of Irish Poetry 2009
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John Liddy in Southword Journal

Born Youghal, Co Cork (1954), grew up in Limerick, took a degree in the University of Wales, works as a teacher in Madrid. His poetry books include: Boundaries (1974); The Angling Cot (1991); Song of the Empty Cage (1997); Wine and Hope (1999); Cast-A-Net (2003); The Well: New and Selected Poems (2007); Gleanings from the Margins (2010); Some Light Reading & A Song (2012). His translations include: La Barca de la Arena (2010), a translation by Francisco Rivero in Spanish of The Angling Cot; Ivy Down (2010), a translation by John Liddy in English of Tosigo Ardento by José Maria Álvarez, and of Diamond Bird by Rocio Álvarez Albizuri (2012). In 2011 Cuentos Cortos en Inglés, a collection of stories for children in English and Spanish, was published. He is the founding editor along with Jim Burke of The Stony Thursday Book, one of Ireland’s longest running literary reviews along with Cyphers and organizes The Well/El Manantial, a weekend festival of poetry in Madrid with Matthew Loughney of The James Joyce Pub and The Embassy of Ireland.

 

 

 

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Poetry

Issue 18

A Tea Towel
Issue 22 Shooting Snipe on Parnell Street
  Strike in the Musée d'Orsay
Issue 24 The Arab Baths in Magrit
  Storyboards

 

Reviews of John Liddy's work

 

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Róisín Kelly on The Secret Heart of Things

 

 

 

 

 

 

   
 
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