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Best of Irish Poetry 2009
Best of Irish Poetry 2010

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Songs of Earth and Light
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Done Dating DJs
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CRAFT TALK

by MATTHEW SWEENEY

 

 

 

matthew sweeney

Matthew Sweeney has published ten collections of poems, most recently Horse Music (Bloodaxe 2013). Also, co-author with  John Hartley Williams of the satirical thriller, Death Comes for the Poets (Muswell Press, 2012). Williams and Sweeney previously collaborated on the handbook, Writing Poetry. Two pamphlets are appearing in 2014 – The Gomera Notebook (Shoestring) and Twentyone Men and a Ghost (The Poetry Business) – and Bloodaxe will publish a new collection, Inquisition Lane, in 2015.


 

 

 

 

 

 

Talk given during the 2014 Cork Spring Poetry Festival

 

 

 

 

 

©2014 Matthew Sweeney

 

 

Author Links

 

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