O’Donoghue, Liz

Liz O’Donoghue was born in North Cork in 1960.

Liz O'Donoghue
Liz O'Donoghue. Image MunsterLit

Her debut collection is Train to Gorey (Galway, Arlen House, 2008).

In 1991 she founded the Live Poets Society, a pub-based live poetry performance group.Her anthology of Cork poets, In the Hands of Erato, which she produced and directed, was screened at the Cork Film Festival in 2003. She has translated the Lithuanian poet Sigitas Parulskis for the Cork Year of Culture translations project.

She lives in Cork.


Liz O’Donoghue at MunsterLit

Liz O’Donoghue at The National Library of Ireland