Ailbhe Darcy

Scope and Content

Consists of letters and proofs relating to the published poetry works of Ailbhe Darcy.

Administrative / Biographical History

Ailbhe Darcy was born in Dublin in 1981 and brought up there, and currently lives in South Bend, Indiana. She has published her poetry in Ireland, Britain and the US, and co-edits Moloch, an online magazine of new art and writing. Selections of her work are included in the Bloodaxe anthologies Identity Parade and Voice Recognition, and in her pamphlet A Fictional Dress (tall-lighthouse, 2009). Imaginary Menagerie (Bloodaxe Books, 2011), her first book-length collection, is shortlisted for Ireland's dlr Strong Award at Poetry Now / Mountains to the Sea.