Tara Bergin, one of our Autumn 2017 Recommended poets, is amongst those shortlisted for the award run by the Irish Times with her excellent collection The Tragic Death of Eleanor Marx. The winner of the annual prize will be announced at the Mountains to the Sea Poetry Now festival on March 24th.
Other poetry books shortlisted include The Radio by Leontia Flynn, Live Streaming by Conor O’Callaghan, Bindweed by Mark Roper and The President of Planet Earth by David Wheatley. The winner will receive €2,000.
You can purchase The Tragic Death of Eleanor Marx through our online store here.