Liam Ó Muirthile

Life
1950- ; b. Cork; ed. UCC (Irish and French); participated in Inntí group, 1970-73; mgr. Slogadh Festival; RTÉ journalist and poetry reviewer; contrib. Comhar, Feasta, Lug, and Scríobh; issued Sa Chaide agus Dánta Eile (?1980); Ar Bhruach na Laoi (Comhar 1995), 208pp, novel; Fear an Tae (19-30th Sept. 1995), a play presented by Amharclann de hIde in Andrews Lane Theatre.

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Works
Poetry, Sa Chaide agus Dánta Eile (?1980); Fear an Tae (BAC: Cois Life 1999), 71pp. Fiction, Ar Bhruach na Laoi (Comhar 1995), 208pp.; Sceon na Mara (Cois Life 2010), 182pp. Drama, Fear an Tae (19-30th Sept. 1995), a play presented by Amharclann de hIde in Andrews Lane Theatre.

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Criticism
Frank Sewell, ‘Between Two Languages: Poetry in Irish, English and Irish English’, in Matthew Campbell, ed., The Cambridge Companion to Contemporary Irish Poetry (Cambridge UP 2003), pp.149-68

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References
Andrew Carpenter & Peter Fallon, eds., The Writers: A Sense of Place (Dublin: O’Brien Press 1980), select Three Poems, ‘Inné Inniu’; ‘Rince Gréagach’; ‘Feartlaoi François Villon’ (pp.162-65).

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