Here is a work of mature affirmation which celebrates the deep bonds which bind us to land, water, and the streets of the present and past. With verve and wit, Wall deftly crosses and re-draws the boundaries of the contemporary Irish and American worlds.
Eamonn Wall is a native of Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, who now lives in Missouri. As well as five volumes of poetry to be published by Salmon, his essays and articles are collected in From the Sin-é Café to the Black Hills (University of Wisconsin Press). He teaches at the University of Missouri-St. Louis.