Bilingual edition in Irish Gaelic and English of the Irish poet Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill. Selected poems in Irish Gaelic translated by Ciaran Carson, Michael Coady, Peter Fallon, Michael Hartnett, Seamus Heaney, Michael Longley, Medbh McGuckian, Tom MacIntyre, Derek Mahon, John Montague, Paul Muldoon, Eilean Ni Chuilleanian, George O'Brien. First published in Ireland by Gallery Press in 1990, this edition is revised and contains forty-five poems in Irish Gaelic by Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill and translations by thirteen distinguished poets from Ireland. In the revised form it appears for the first time in North America as a companion volume to The Asrakham Cloak, new poems by Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill with translations by Paul Muldoon. Born in 1952, she grew up in the Irish Gaelic speaking areas of West Kerry and Tipperary. She earned her degree at University College, Cork. Poet, playwright and mother of four, she has been praised as the most widely known and acclaimed Gaelic poet of the century.
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