Colin Carberry is doing a poetry reading on Tues 15 April at 7.00 pm in in the Irish Writers’ Centre 19 Parnell Square, Dublin

Posted: April 11, 2014 in Uncategorized
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POETRY READING

by Colin Carberry

in the Irish Writers’ Centre
19 Parnell Square, Dublin

on Tues 15 April at 7.00 pm

 

Colin Carberry was born in Toronto and spent some of his childhood in Lanesboro, Co. Longford, before returning to Canada. He now lives in Mexico with his wife and daughter. Colin is the author of the poetry collections The Crossing (Bearing Press, 1998), The Green Table (Exile, 2003) and Ceasefire in Purgatory (Luna, 2007). He is also the translator of two collections by one of Mexico’s greatest poets, Jaime Sabines, including Love Poems (Biblioasis, 2011). Colin’s poems have been translated into many languages. He has read from his work on radio and television, and at book fairs, embassies, literary festivals, and universities in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Canada, Ireland, Mexico, Serbia, Slovenia, and the United States. In 2010 he founded the Linares International Literary Festival in Mexico, of which he is Artistic Director. Colin’s latest book, a co-translation into Spanish of Jack Harte’s Arcana, was published in 2013.

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