- Competitions 2020
Born in Dublin in 1948, Paddy Bushe lives in Kerry. He is a poet, editor and translator. He has previously published eleven collections of poetry, eight in English and three in Irish, as well as five books of translations. On A Turning Wing (Dedalus 2016), won the Irish Times Poetry Now Award. A collection in Irish, Móinéar an Chroí (The Heart’s Meadow), was published in 2018. He is a member of Aosdána, and is the Artistic Director of the recently established Amergin Solstice Poetry Gathering.