Trevor Joyce

Wednesday 14 February @ 10PM. Cork Arts Theatre


Trevor Joyce was born in Dublin, where he co-founded New Writers’ Press in 1967. He moved to Cork in 1984, where he co-founded the SoundEye Festival in 1997. His work explores the possibilities of found text, computer-mediated composition, writing under constraint, and radical approaches to translation. His books include with the first dream of fire they hunt the cold (2001) and What’s in Store (2014). His Selected Poems was published in 2014. His most recent books include two translations from the English of Edmund Spenser, Rome’s Wreck (2014) and Fastness (2017). Joyce served as Visiting Fellow in Poetry to the University of Cambridge in 2009/10, and was awarded the N.C. Kaser Poetry Prize in Italy in 2016. He is a member of Aosdána.

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Cork International Poetry Festival

13 - 17 February 2018

Cork International Poetry Festival



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