Writer ~ Scríbhneoir


  

 

 

Doireann Ní Ghríofa is a bilingual writer whose books explore birth, death, desire and domesticity.  Awards for her writing include the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature, the Michael Hartnett Prize, and the Ireland Chair of Poetry bursary. She frequently participates in cross-disciplinary collaborations, fusing poetry with film, dance, music, and visual art. Recent/forthcoming commissions include work for The Poetry Society (Britain), RTÉ Radio 1, University College Cork, and The Arts Council/Crash Ensemble. She writes "with tenderness and unflinching curiosity” (Poetry Magazine, Chicago)

email:   contactdoireann@gmail.com

Is file í Doireann Ní Ghríofa a scríobhann as Gaeilge agus as Béarla araon. I measc na nduaiseanna atá bronnta uirthi tá Sparánacht Ollamh Filíochta na hÉireann, Gradam Filíochta Mhichíl Uí Airtnéide agus duais liteartha Wigtown (duais náisiúnta filíochta na hAlban).Tá filíocht léi foilsithe i réimse leathan irisí in Éirinn agus go hidirnáisiúnta agus is minic go mbíonn obair léi le cloisteáil ar an raidió. 

 

 


 

 

photo of irish writer doireann ni ghriofa by bríd o'donovan 

Photo by Bríd O'Donovan, 2016