James Clarence Mangan

Mangan, James Clarence

James Clarence Mangan was born in Dublin on May 1st, 1803. He was the son of a former hedge-school teacher who later became a grocer. […]

Conor O'Callaghan

O’Callaghan, Conor

Conor O’Callaghan was born in Newry, Co Down, in 1968. His collections are The History of Rain (Oldcastle, Co Meath, The Gallery Press, 1993); Seatown […]

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Sweeney, Matthew

Matthew Sweeney was born in Co Donegal in 1952. His poetry collections include A Dream of Maps (Dublin, Raven Arts Press, 1981); A Round House […]

John Millington Synge

Synge, John Millington

John Millington Synge was born in 1871 in Rathfarnham, Dublin. He studied music in Germany and lived in Paris, where he wrote literary criticism, and […]