Afric McGlinchey

11 February @ 2.30PM. Cork Central Library

Admission: free.

Afric McGlinchey

Afric McGlinchey’s awards include a Hennessy Emerging Poetry Award, Northern Liberties Poetry Prize (USA), Poets Meet Politics Prize, selection for the 2014 Italo-Irish Literature Exchange and a Faber Academy Fellowship. Her début, The Lucky Star of Hidden Things, was translated into Italian. Afric received a Cork County Council Arts Bursary to work towards her second collection, Ghost of the Fisher Cat, which will be launched at the Cork International Poetry Festival in 2016.



Afric McGlinchey homepage

Afric McGlinchey poem at Writers' Hub

Afric McGlinchey at Southword Journal




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Cork International Poetry Festival

10 - 13 February 2016

Cork International Poetry Festival



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