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Craft Talk: 14 February, 4pm at the Cork Arts Theatre.
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Matthew Sweeney is currently based in Cork, having previously been resident in Berlin, Timişoara and, for a long time, London. He has published several collections including The Night Post (2010), Black Moon (2007), Sanctuary (2004) and Selected Poems (2002). Bilingual collections of Sweeney’s work came out in Germany and Holland in 2008. Earlier translations appeared in Mexico, Romania, Latvia and Slovakia. Recent publications include Horse Music, a poetry collection from Bloodaxe (2013); and Death Comes for the Poets, a novel co-written with John Hartley-Williams.
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