Duffy, Katherine

Katherine Duffy
Katherine Duffy. Image source dedaluspress.com

Katherine Duffy was born in Dundalk in 1962.

She writes poetry and fiction in both English and Irish.

Her poetry collections are The Erratic Behaviour of Tides (Dublin, Dedalus, 1999); and Sorrow’s Egg (Dedalus,

Her award-winning novel for young adults is Splanctha (Gallimh, Cl&oacutel Iar-Chonnachta, 1998).

After spending many years as a librarian, she now works as a parliamentary translator in the Office of the Houses of the Oireachtas in Dublin.

Katherine Duffy at Dedalus Press

Katherine Duffy at The National Library of Ireland