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Gallery Press Presents: Grace Wilentz and Annemarie Ní Churreáin
Grace Wilentz is a poet based in Dublin’s The Liberties. She was recently granted a 2021 Next Generation Artist Award from the Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon. Her first collection, The Limit of Light (The Gallery Press), was named one of the best books of 2020 in the Irish Independent.
Grace Wilentz was born in New York City and grew up in Greenwich Village. A graduate of Harvard University, with postgraduate degrees from Oxford University and University College Dublin. She moved to Ireland in 2005 to study the Irish language and became an Irish citizen in 2015.
ANNEMARIE NÍ CHURREÁIN is a poet from the Donegal Gaeltacht. Her publications include Bloodroot (Doire Press, 2017) and Town (The Salvage Press, 2018). She is a recipient of The Next Generation Artist Award from the Irish Arts Council and a co-recipient of The Markievicz Award. She is a former literary fellow of the Akademie Schloss Solitude in Germany and the Jack Kerouac House of Orlando. Ní Churreáin was the 2019-20 Writer in Residence at Maynooth University of Ireland and a 2020 Artist In Residence at The Centre Culturel Irlandais Paris. Her second full-length poetry collection is forthcoming with The Gallery Press in 2021. www.studiotwentyfive.com
Sponsor: Bobby and Truly Gilmore
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