Brian Turner

8.30, 15 February


brian turner


Brian Turner is the author of two poetry collections, Here, Bullet which won the 2005 Beatrice Hawley Award, the New York Times “Editor’s Choice” selection, the 2006 PEN Center USA “Best in the West” award, and the 2007 Poets Prize, among others; and Phantom Noise, which was shortlisted for the 2010 T.S. Eliot Prize in Poetry. He is also the author of a memoir, My Life as a Foreign Country.

Writer Links

Poems at Poetry Foundation

Poems at Poetry International

Brian reads 'The Hurt Locker'




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Cork International Poetry Festival
14 - 18 February 2017