Smyth, Gerard

Gerard Smyth
Gerard Smyth. Image source gerardsmyth.com
Gerard Smyth was born in Dublin in 1951.
He published a chapbook, The Flags are Quiet (Dublin, New Writers’ Press, 1969), in an edition of 90 copies.

His full collections are World Without End (Dublin, New Writers Press, 1977); Loss and Gain (Raven Arts Press, 1981); Painting the Pink Roses Black (Dublin, Dedalus, 1986); Daytime Sleeper (Dedalus, 2002); A New Tenancy (Dedalus, 2004); The Mirror Tent (2007); and The Fullness of Time: New and Selected Poems (Dedalus, 2010).

He is a former managing editor of The Irish Times, and is a member of Aosdána

He lives in Dublin.



Gerard Smyth’s website.
Gerard Smyth at Dedalus Press
Gerard Smyth at The National Library of Ireland


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