Iggy McGovern was born in Coleraine.
His collections are The King of Suburbia (Dublin, Dedalus Press, 2005); and Safe House (Dedalus Press, 2010).
He is the recipient of the McCrae Literary Award, the Hennessy Literary Award for poetry, and The Glen Dimplex Poetry Award, 2006.
He is Associate Professor of Physics at TCD, and lives in Dublin.
Iggy McGovern at Dedalus Press
McGovern at Surface and Interface Physics, TCD
Iggy McGovern at The National Library of Ireland