Paul Durcan

Paul Durcan is a contemporary Irish poet born in Dublin in 1944. His most important collections include A Snail in my Prime, Cries of an Irish Caveman, and Greetings to Our Friends in Brazil. He’s also received numerous literary awards, including The Whitebread Prize. 


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