Meet The Writers - James Harpur

James Harpur James Harpur

James Harpur has had five poetry collections published by Anvil Press and won many awards and bursaries. A Vision of Comets (1993) was based on the poems that won him an Eric Gregory Award. Anvil have also published his Fortune’s Prisoner (2007), a translation of the poems of the Roman philosopher Boethius.

He is poetry editor of the Temenos Academy Review and a member of Aosdána.

He lives in West Cork.

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