Annemarie Ní Churreáin

Genres: Environment | Irish Writing | Poetry

Annemarie Ní Churreáin is a poet from the Donegal Gaeltacht. Her books include Bloodroot (Doire Press, 2017). Town (The Salvage Press) and The Poison Glen (The Gallery Press, 2021). She is a recipient of the Arts Council’s Next Generation Artist Award and a co-recipient of The Markievicz Award. The Yale Review has reported that Annemarie “often captures a whole world of cultural and historical implications in a single, simple, but metaphorically rich image”. She is a former literary fellow of Akademie Schloss Solitude in Germany and of The Jack Kerouac House in Florida. In 2023 Annemarie is Visiting Writer at Reindhardt University in Atlanta, Georgia (U.S.). Annemarie is a 2023 Guest Editor of Poetry Ireland Review. For more info see


Annemarie’s attendance at West Cork Literary Festival is supported by UCC and the Irish Research Council


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