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UCD Library Collection Spotlight: The Ireland Chair of Poetry

A monthly online and print display highlighting our collections

Paula Meehan - the current holder

Paula Meehan was born in Dublin where she still lives. Besides six award-winning poetry collections she has also written plays for both adults and children. She has conducted residencies in universities, in prisons, in the wider community, and her poems and plays have been translated into many languages, including Irish.

Harry Clifton

Michael Longley

Paul Durcan

Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill

John Montague

Twitter feed from the Chair of Poetry Trust