Peter Fallon: Poet, Publisher, Editor and Translator (Hardback)
In honour of Fallon's importance as the leading publisher of Irish poetry, through Gallery Press and as editor, translator and as a poet himself, this celebratory collection in his honour carries contributions from a number of the poets he publishes.
In this unique volume, edited by Richard Rankin Russell, a luminous group of Irish and international writers gather to pay tribute to Irish publisher and poet Peter Fallon, recognising his immense contribution to literary and artistic life in Ireland and beyond.
Essays on Fallon's life and literary legacy have been contributed by a distinguished group, including Seamus Heaney, Derek Mahon, Dennis O'Driscoll, Maurice Harmon, Justin Quinn and Wendell Berry. Part Five is an exclusive and moving collection of new poems in honour of Fallon by his friends and fellow poets Richard Wilbur, Medbh McGuckian, Paul Muldoon, Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill, Seamus Heaney and Ciaran Carson amongst many others.
|Author||Edited by Richard Rankin Russell|
|Publisher||Irish Academic Press|
|Publication date||1 Jan 2013|