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Peter sirr was born in 1960 in waterford, ireland he studied at the trinity college dublin he studied at the trinity college dublin he spent some years in the netherlands and in italy. Peter sirr works as a freelance writer, teacher and translator the gallery press has published ten collections of his work most recently the thing is and the rooms which was shortlisted for our pigott poetry prize in 2015 peter’s awards include the patrick kavanagh award, the michael hartnett award and the o’shaughnessy award of the irish american cultural institute. Peter sirr essay topics: poetry, by peter sirr contents ‘in step with what escaped me’: the poetry of seamus heaney by peter sirr 22 5 cd content listings cd 1 death of a naturalist cd 2 door into the dark cd 3 wintering out cd 4 north cd 5 field work. ‘in step with what escaped me’: the poetry of seamus heaney by peter sirr two years ago i was driving along a country road near strokestown in county roscommon.
By peter sirr 2 2 contents essays and yet, from the very beginning, a current of unease runs through the work, a sense that poetry, for all its aesthetic compensations, may not.
It was aeschylus, the father of european theatre, that first told the story of the opportunistic warlord who sacrifices his daughter for strategic advantage and it is poet peter sirr, himself a professional translator, who has transposed the original setting of the agamemnon to the slaughter-house of modern syria.
Peter sirr lives in dublin where he works as a freelance writer and translator he teaches a course in literary translation for the translation centre in trinity college, dublin he teaches a course in literary translation for the translation centre in trinity college, dublin. The essays the love poems a current of unease runs through the work in the way that wordsworth uncomfortably a sense that poetry rupture weighing itself in the balance and yet that the poet speaks out of the public domain the uncertain one the poetry of memory.
Essays and criticism on j m barrie's peter pan - critical essays. Rehearsed reading of peter sirr's first stage play (an essay on poetry translation, from the dublin review of books, december, 2016 we carry poems around with us in our heads, part of the internal tradition we create for ourselves often these are translations, although that fact may not necessarily register when something causes us to.