Bill Tinley was born in Chicago in 1965, and moved with his family to Wicklow in 1970.
He received the Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award in 1996. His poems are collected as Grace (New Island Books, 2001).
His doctoral thesis is on Derek Mahon.
He lives in Maynooth, Co. Kildare.
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“Harmonies and Disharmonies”: Derek Mahon’s Francophile Poetics, by Bill Tinley (eprints.nuim.ie pdf)