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Katie Donovan


Katie Donovan at the Cork Spring  Poetry Festival


Reading Saturday, 18 February @ 7pm with Damir Šodan and Patrick Warner.
Metropole Hotel, Cork. Tickets €6 (€5 concs.)


Katie Donovan was born in 1962 in County Wexford. She has published four books of poetry, all with Bloodaxe, most recently Rootling: New and Selected Poems (2010). She is co-editor, with Brendan Kennelly and A. Norman Jeffares, of the anthology Ireland’s Women: Writings Past and Present. She is the author of Irish Women Writers: Marginalised by Whom? (Raven Arts Press, 1988, 1991). With Brendan Kennelly she is the co-editor of Dublines (Bloodaxe, 1996), an anthology of writings about Dublin.

Author Links


Katie Donovan at Bloodaxe Books

Poetry International Web: article and poems

'Game of Sleep': poem by Donovan in Southword Journal



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