Perry, Paul

Paul Perry was born in Dublin in 1972.

Paul Perry
Paul Perry. Photo

His collections are The Drowning of the Saints (The Cliffs of Moher, Co Clare, Salmon, 2003); The Orchid Keeper (Dublin, The Dedalus Press, 2006); The Last Falcon and Small Ordinance (The Dedalus Press, 2010); and Gunpowder Valentine: New and Selected Poems (The Dedalus Press, 2014).

He has won the Hennessy New Irish Writer of the Year Award and The Listowel Prize for Poetry and has been a James Michener Fellow of Creative Writing at The University of Miami, and a Cambor Fellow of Poetry at The University of Houston. In 2002, he won the Listowel Prize for Poetry.

He lives in Dublin.

Paul Perry at The Dedalus Press

Paul Perry at The National Library of Ireland