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Aifric Mac Aodha


Aifric Mac Aodha at the Cork Spring  Poetry Festival



Reading Thursday, 16 February @ 7.30pm with Greg Delanty.
Metropole Hotel, Cork. Tickets €6 (€5 concs.)


Aifric Mac Aodha was born in Dublin in 1979. Her first collection, Gabháil Syrinx (The Capture of Syrinx) was edited by Pádraig Ó Fiannachta and published by An Sagart in 2010. She is the Irish-language poetry editor of Comhar and The Stinging Fly. At University College, Dublin, she studied Old Irish and Modern Irish. Her profound knowledge of the Gaelic tradition, as well as Greek mythology, has influenced her work.

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Audio recordings of Mac Aodha's work at QUB website

Aifric Mac Aodha at Poetry International Web

'A Talkative Corpse': Mac Aodha on writing in the Irish language



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