Patrick Deeley was born in Loughrea, County Galway in 1953. He is the winner of the Dermot Healy Poetry Prize 2014. ‘Groundswell: New and Selected Poems’ is the most recent of his six collections with Dedalus Press. He has also had four works of fiction published for younger readers. www.patrickdeeley.com
Maeve Mulrennan interviews Professor Marie-Louise Coolahan of the RECIRC project.