Desmond Fitzgerald

Life
First foreign minister of Irish state (1921); offered Irish citizenship (passport) to James Joyce in Paris; father of Garret Fitzgerald; author of a play, The Passing,and love poems in New Age; also a volume of poems published privately in France.

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Works
To the Rising: The Memoirs of Desmond FitzGerald
(Dublin: Liberties 2006), 160pp. For incidental commentary, see Helen Carr, The Verse Revolutionaries: Ezra Pound, HD and The Imagists (London: Jonathan Cape 2009).

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