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Currach requires no harbours

Medbh McGuckian

Currach requires no harbours

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Published by Gallery Press in Loughcrew, Oldcastle, County Meath, Ireland .
Written in English


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StatementMedbh McGuckian.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6063.C5 C87 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination74 p. ;
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20697389M
ISBN 101852354135, 1852354127
ISBN 109781852354138, 9781852354121


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We start with sensual understanding (“the form of feeling”), move among the various arenas of experience. The Currach Requires No Harbours lays bare a mastery of art by a stylist of indisputable effect and beauty. Medbh McGuckian is a writer who creates images of haunting beauty using language that resists easy interpretation here the poet continues to use colour as a type of private code.

The currach requires no harbours. [Medbh McGuckian] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for The Wrens of the Curragh (starting p.

27) --Page from the Nest-book (starting p. 28) --Thorn Piece (starting p. 30) --La Rosa de Santa Rosa (starting p. 31) --February House (starting p. Anne Glyd, her Book, 44 My Sister’s Way to Make Mead 47 The Gorgon as Mistress of the Animals 48 The Footplate 50 Holy Saturday Judas 51 She Thinks She Sees Clarissa 53 Three-legged Angel 55 The Currach Requires No Harbours is first published simultaneously in paperback and in a clothbound edition on 26 October The Gallery Press.

Medbh McGuckian. The Currach Requires No Harbours. Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Wake Forest University Press. 66 pages.

$ ($ paper) ISBN This volume of poems illustrates a new focus on the spiritual life. Review of The Currach Requires No Harbours by Medbh McGuckian. / Clark, Heather. In: Harvard Review, Vol. 35, No. Fall, p. Research output: Contribution to specialist publication › Book/Film/Article reviewAuthor: Heather Clark.

The Book of the Angel, Gallery Press, and Wake Forest University Press, The Currach Requires no Harbours, Wake Forest University Press, My Love Has Fared Inland, Wake Forest University Press, The High Caul Cap, Wake Forest University Press, The Unfixed Horizon: New Selected Poems, Wake Forest University Press, A volume of Selected Poems: – was published inand among her latest collections are The Book of the Angel () The Currach Requires No.

McGuckian's publications in the U.S. include On Ballycastle Beach (), Marconi's Cottage (), Captain Lavender (), Shelmalier (), The Soliders of the Year II (), The Book of the Angel (), The Currach Requires no Harbours (), and My Love Has Fared Inland (), all by Wake Forest University Press.

A volume of McGuckian. The Currach requires no harbours book Requires No Harbours, McGuckian's ninth book, is more of the same: dense, diffuse, and dimly apprehensible.

Of course, her anti-depictions have a. The Medbh McGuckian papers comprises the literary and personal papers of the poet Medbh McGuckian from The bulk of the collection consists of drafts of McGuckian's own writings, including drafts of poems from her first collection, Single Ladies, through The Currach Requires No Harbours.

The Currach Requires No Harbours is her 10th collection. PAUL MULDOON: Horse Latitudes (Faber & Faber) Paul Muldoon was born in in Co Armagh, and educated in Armagh and at the Queen's.

and among her latest collections are The Book of the Angel () The Currach Requires No Harbours (), and My Love Has Fared Inland (). Recent Recent Curraghvah ( words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article.

Thousand Lives, The Book of the Angel, and The Currach Requires No Harbours. In addition to being one of Ireland's foremost poets, McGuckian has also served as the editor of Fortnight Literary Magazine and has held numerous academic appointments, including serving as the.

The Currach Requires No Harbours $ – $ Select options; The Darkness of Snow Sign up to receive email updates about events, books, and other news about Wake Forest University Press and our authors. Your Name * Wake Forest University Press. Abstract. Chapter 3 engages with Medbh McGuckian’s use of source texts to offer close readings of “The Good Wife Taught her Daughter”, from The Currach Requires No Harbours ().

This chapter contends that “The Good Wife Taught her Daughter” offers an example of McGuckian’s direct engagement with strands of criticism which focus on her opaque style and her use of source : Kenneth Keating.

The Flower Master (Oxford Poets) by Medbh McGuckian () Jan 1, Paperback. The Currach Requires No Harbours Sep 1, by Medbh McGuckian Hardcover.

$ $ 21 Temporarily out of stock. The Book of the Angel Nov 1, by Medbh McGuckian. The Book of the Angel. Meath, Ireland: Gallery Press, The Currach Requires no Harbours. Winston-Salem, NC: Wake Forest University Press, My Love Has Fared Inland. Winston-Salem, NC: Wake Forest University Press, Non-fiction Edit.

Horsepower Pass By. A study of the car in the poetry of Seamus Heaney. University of Ulster, McGuckian won the National Poetry Competition prize in for "The Flitting," and she published her first two collections of poetry, Single Ladies: Sixteen Poems and Portrait of Joanna, in Among her most recent collections are Had I a Thousand Lives, The Book of.

The Poetry Now Award is an annual literary prize presented for the best single volume of poetry by an Irish poet. The €5, award was first given in (reduced to €2, in ) and is presented during annual Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown poetry festivals. From toit was bestowed during the Poetry Now international poetry festival (the latter event was inaugurated in Awarded for: Best Irish poetry collection.

The Gallery Press has published The Flower Master and Other Poems, Venus and the Rain, On Ballycastle Beach, Marconi's Cottage, Captain Lavender, Selected Poems, Shelmalier, Drawing Ballerinas, The Face of the Earth, Had I A Thousand Lives, The Book of the Angel, The Currach Requires No Harbours and My Love has Fared Inland.

Heaney work a unanimous choice. Sat,District and Circle was the unanimous choice of the three judges for whom it was "a book marked by its embrace of the outside world and Author: Gerry Smyth.

Born in in Belfast, Medbh McGuckian has authored more than 15 poetry collections. These include On Ballycastle Beach (), Marconi's Cottage (), Captain Lavender (), Shelmalier (), The Book of the Angel (), The Currach Requires no Harbours (), and My Love Has Fared Inland (), among others.

Among her recent collections are The Currach Requires No Harbours (), and My Love Has Fared Inland (). Paul Muldoon (–) has published over thirty collections and won a Pulitzer Prize for Poetry and the T.

Eliot Prize. He held the post of Oxford Professor of Poetry from to Related Articles. Five from Ireland. Starnino, Carmine // Poetry;Nov, Vol. Issue 2, p Reviews five books.

"New Collected Poems," by Eavan Boland; "Secular Eden," by Harry Clifton; "The Currach Requires No Harbours," by Medbh McGuckian; "The Fifty Minute Mermaid," by Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill, translated by Paul Muldoon; "For All We Know," by Ciaran Carson. “I know being a woman for me for a long time was being less, being excluded, being somehow cheap, being inferior, being sub.

I associated being a woman with being a Catholic and being Irish with being from the North, and all of these things being not what you wanted to be. The Currach Requires No Harbours; Peter Fallon (–) The Lost Field; Fostering; My Care; Caesarean; Country Music; The Old Masters; Windfalls; Gravities: West; Birches; Storm at Sea; from The Georgics of Virgil.

from Book One; from Book Two; from Book Four; The Company of Horses; Fair Game; Paul Muldoon (–) Wind and Tree; The Mixed. The third chapter analyses The Face of the Earth, Had I a Thousand Lives and The Book of the Angel with regard to the interconnected themes of death and spirituality, while chapter four focuses on the ‘inward journeys’ undertaken in her recent collections, The Currach Requires No Harbours, My Love Has Fared Inland, and The High Caul Cap Author: Michaela Schrage-Früh.

The Currach Requires No Harbours avg rating — 7 ratings — published — 4 editions Want to Read saving /5. A volume of Selected Poems: was published inand among her latest collections are The Book of the Angel () The Currach Requires No.

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Get this from a. Medbh McGuckian was born in Belfast on 12 August and educated at a Dominican convent and Queen's University, Belfast. She has worked as a teacher and an editor and is a former Writer in Residence at Queen's University, Belfast ().Place Of Birth: Belfast.

Description: Harvard Review is semi-annual journal of poetry, short fiction, literary non-fiction, and reviews. Past contributors to the journal include: Arthur Miller, Alice Hoffman, Seamus Heaney, Czeslaw Milosz, Jhumpa Lahiri, Gore Vidal, Joyce Carol Oates, John Ashbery, John Updike, and Jorie Graham.

The Currach Requires No Harbours, Gallery Press, T. Eliot, review of Metaphysical Lyrics and Poems of the Seventeenth Century: Donne to Butler. Selected and edited, with an Essay, by Herbert J. Grierson (Oxford: Clarendon Press. London; Milford) in the Times Literary Supplement, October Marine Cloud Brightening, pp.

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The research has been undertaken by four leading poets, Ciaran Carson, Medbh McGuckian, Sinead Morrissey and Leontia Flynn, over the period since the founding of the Seamus Heaney Centre for Poetry in The book of the angel: Captain Lavender: The coast road: The currach requires no harbours: Drawing ballerinas: Emékezés Seamus Heaney-re: The face of the earth: The flower master: Had I a thousand lives: The high caul cap: Horsepower pass by!: a study of the car in the poetry of Seamus Heaney: Księżniczka równoległoboków: Love, the.

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Irish Studies Review, Vol. 23, Issue 3, Keating, The Currach Requires No Harbours, Gallery Press, The Book of the Angel, Gallery Books, Oldcastle, Co. Meath, The Currach Requires No Harbours Gallery Press, My Love Has fared Inland Gallery Press, The High Caul Cap, Gallery, Selected Prizes: National Poetry Competition (‘The Flitting’) Eric Gregory Award Ireland Arts Council Award The Flower Master.Chapter 3 engages with Medbh McGuckian’s use of source texts to offer close readings of “The Good Wife Taught her Daughter”, from The Currach Requires No Harbours ().