Gulf Coast and Copper Nickel Present: An Evening of Irish Poetry

October 15 2018

Archway Gallery
2305 Dunlavy St.
Houston, TX 77006
6 30 pm

Elaine Feeney is the author of three poetry collections: Rise (Salmon, 2017), The Radio Was Gospel (2013), and Where's Katie? (2010). She teaches at St. Jarlath's College in Tuam, Ireland.

Conor O'Callaghan is the author of five poetry collections--most recently Live Streaming (Gallery, 2017) and The Sun King (2013)--and the novel Nothing on Earth (Black Swan, 2016). Born in Newry in County Down and raised in Dundalk in Ireland, he teaches at Sheffield Hallam University.

Jessica Traynor's debut collection Liffey Swim (Dedalus, 2014) was shortlisted for the Strong/Shine Award. A series of poems in response to Jonathan Swift's A Modest Proposal was commissioned by The Salvage Press in 2017. Her poems appear in Acumen, Prelude, Rockford Street Review, Salamander, and others. She lives in Dublin and is a freelance dramaturge at the Irish Theater.