• Duhig, Ian

    Duhig, Ian

    Ian Duhig (b1954) was the eighth of eleven children born to Irish parents with a liking for poetry. He has won the National Poetry Competition twice and published several poetry collections including The Blind Roadmaker (2016) which was shortlisted for the TS Eliot Prize. He has held a number of Royal Literary Fund fellowships at universities across the UK, including at his own alma mater Leeds.


"Candlestick’s website is enticing and you might find yourself buying pamphlets of poems about puddings and bicycles..." Erica Wagner
The Times

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