Doireann Ní Ghríofa
Doireann Ní Ghríofa is a bilingual writer working both in Irish and English. She frequently participates in cross-disciplinary collaborations, fusing poetry with film, dance, music, and visual art. Awards for her writing include the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature, the Michael Hartnett Prize, the Ireland Chair of Poetry bursary and a Wigtown Award for Gaelic poetry (Scotland). Her third book Clasp was shortlisted for the Irish Times Poetry Award 2016. She writes “with tenderness and unflinching curiosity” (Poetry Magazine, Chicago).
Doireann Ní Ghríofa will be at the Limerick City Gallery of Art at 10a.m, Saturday 25th February. Click here for tickets.