Blog

7 Questions on Poetry: Patrick Kehoe

7 Questions on Poetry, answered by Patrick Kehoe, poet and arts journalist. His most recent collections of poems are Places to Sleep (Salmon Poetry, 2018) ...
Read More

The Shipping Forecast

In this short essay, reproduced from The Deep Heart’s Core, poet JOHN O'DONNELL revisits his poem ‘The Shipping Forecast’, among those included in Sunlight: New ...
Read More

Monsoon Diary: The Cover Story

JOSEPH WOODS on the story behind the cover of his new book of poems, Monsoon Diary For me, there’s a certain serendipity to the book ...
Read More

7 Questions On Poetry: Elaine Cosgrove

Elaine Cosgrove, author of the much-admired debut Transmissions (Dedalus Press, 2017) takes part in our occasional series and answers '7 Questions On Poetry' *** Do ...
Read More

Two Exciting Debuts

AT DEDALUS PRESS, as well as publishing books by some of the best known names in Irish poetry, we've long dedicated ourselves to working with ...
Read More

The Singing Without Ceasing

Catherine Ann Cullen on the songscape of a Dublin childhood This post takes its title from “Family Crest”, a tongue-in-cheek poem in my collection The ...
Read More

On a Turning Wing: Interview with Paddy Bushe

Paddy Bushe in email conversation with Pat Boran about his latest collection of poems, On a Turning Wing, winner of the 2017 Irish Times Poetry ...
Read More

The Deep Heart’s Core

In our new anthology, The Deep Heart’s Core: Irish Poets Revisit a Touchstone Poem, some 100 poets accept the invitation to revisit a favourite, key ...
Read More

Join the Dedalus Press Mailing List

Join the Dedalus Press Mailing List to avail of special offers and keep up with news of new publications. Our programme for 2017 features an ...
Read More

Incorrigibly Spain

Keith Payne's letter from Galicia, first published in The Level Crossing, introduces two of the new wave of Galician poets.
World is crazier and more ...
Read More

Paula Meehan, reading and in conversation

To coincide with the launch of her new collection of poems, Geomantic, we link here to a recording of a wide-ranging conversation between the poet ...
Read More

Doireann Ní Ghríofa Receives 2016 Rooney Prize

Congratulations to Doireann Ní Ghríofa who, on 02 Sept, in its 40th anniversary year, received the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature for her poetry. Dedalus ...
Read More

Obituary for Leland Bardwell

Leland Bardwell (1922 – 2016) "For such a big personality, her carbon footprint was small. Her radio played Lyric FM, quietly. And for years and ...
Read More

The Level Crossing, issue 1

We're finally there with issue 1 of  THE LEVEL CROSSING (see HERE). THE LEVEL CROSSING is the new occasional journal of poetry and poetry-related prose ...
Read More

Waveforms: essay and sample haiku by Pat Boran

In the Afterword to Waveforms, his recent collection of haiku and photographs, Pat Boran considers the attractions of keeping it small. Low-res PDF of essay ...
Read More

Poetry Submissions Welcome

Dedalus Press is currently accepting online poetry submissions. Irish poets, as well as those born elsewhere but currently resident in Ireland, may submit a book-length ...
Read More
Music From The Big Tent

Two New Titles for May 2016 Launch

Launches of the new collection of poems by Macdara Woods, Music From The Big Tent, together with the latest from Paddy Bushe, On a Turning ...
Read More

AudioRoom: Jessica Trayor reads ‘Liffey Swim’

Jessica Traynor reads the title poem from her 2014 Dedalus Press debut collection, Liffey Swim, in the UCD Library Special Collections Reading Room. The poem also ...
Read More
Loading...