Theo Dorgan

Wednesday, 15 February


theo dorgan

Theo Dorgan was born in Cork. He is a poet, novelist, non-fiction prose writer, editor, translator, broadcaster, librettist and documentary scriptwriter. He has published five books of poetry. His most recent collections are Greek (Dedalus 2012) and Nine Bright Shiners (Dedalus 2014). He has published two prose accounts of sailing journeys, Sailing for Home (Penguin) and Time on the Ocean (New Island 2013). He published Making Way, a novel, in 2013, issued by Salmon Publishing. He is a member of Aosdána.

Writer Links

Poems at Poetry International

‘We Carried it to Here as Best we Could’ in The Irish Times

Theo reads his poem ‘Ithaca’





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Cork International Poetry Festival
14 - 18 February 2017