Jo Slade studied Art and Design at the Limerick and National Colleges of Art and Design and exhibits her paintings widely.
Her collections are In Fields I Hear Them Sing (Galway, Salmon Poetry, 1989); The Vigilant One (Salmon Poetry, 1994), which was nominated for The Irish Times/Aer Lingus Literature Prize; Certain Octobers (Quimpeir, France, Editions Eireanna, 1997), which received a publication bursary from the Centre du Livre, Paris; City of Bridges (Cliffs of Moher, Salmon Publishing, 2005); and The Artist’s Room (Brighton, Pighog Press, 2010).
She was nominated in 2003 for the Prix Evelyn Encelot Ecriture Prize, Maison des Ecrivains, Paris.
She lives in Limerick.
Jo Slade at Pighog Press