Flowing, Still: Irish Poets on Irish Poetry is an ideal introduction to the subject of Irish poetry from 1900 to the present, for students and general readers alike.
About the editor:
Pat Boran was born in Portlaoise, in 1963 and currently lives in Dublin where he is Editor of the Dedalus Press. Since receiving the Patrick Kavanagh Award in 1989, he has published four collections of poetry as well as New and Selected Poems (reisued by Dedalus in 2007). A former editor of Poetry Ireland Review and presenter of The Poetry Programme on RTÉ Radio 1, he has also edited Wingspan: A Dedalus Sampler (2006). In 2007 he was elected to the membership of Aosdána and in 2008 he received the Lawrence O'Shaughnessy Poetry Award.