• Meehan, Paula

    Meehan, Paula

    Paula Meehan (b.1955) is a distinguished Irish poet and playwright, who lives in Dublin. She has worked extensively with inner city communities and with prisoners, as well as teaching in universities. She is the author of seven award-winning poetry collections which have been translated into many languages, the latest being Geomantic (2016). From 2013 – 2016 she was Ireland Professor of Poetry.

"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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