Annemarie Ní Churreáin

Annemarie Ní Churreáin is a poet from the Donegal Gaeltacht. Her debut collection Bloodroot (Doire Press, 2017) was shortlisted for the Shine Strong Award for best first collection in Ireland and for the 2018 Julie Suk Award in the U.S.A. She is the author of a suite of poems about Dublin titled Town (The Salvage Press, 2018). Ní Churreáin has been awarded literary fellowships from Akademie Schloss Solitude, Germany, Jack Kerouac House, Florida and Hawthornden Castle, Scotland. In 2016 she was the recipient of a Next Generation Artist Award by President Michael D. Higgins on behalf of the Arts Council. In 2018 she was the recipient of the inaugural John Broderick Residency Award. Ní Churreáin is the 2019 Commissioned Writer at Temple Bar Gallery and Studios Dublin. Information from www.studiotwentyfive.com

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