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Thomas McCarthy



Thomas McCarthy at the Cork Spring  Poetry Festival



Reading Wednesday, 15 February @ 9.00pm with Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill.
Metropole Hotel, Cork. Tickets €6 (€5 concs.)


Thomas McCarthy was born in County Waterford in 1954 and educated at University College, Cork. He has published eight collections of poetry (most recently The Last Geraldine Officer), two novels and a memoir. He has won the Patrick Kavanagh Award, the American-Irish Foundation’s Literary Award, and the O’Shaughnessy Prize for Poetry. He has worked for Cork City Libraries since 1987. He is a member of Aosdána.

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Thomas McCarthy in Southword Journal

McCarthy at Poetry International Web

Publications by McCarthy at Amazon.co.uk



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