Episode 21

Iggy McGovern

This month we are talking with Iggy McGovern, whose new book The Eyes of Isaac Newton has been receiving some great reviews. He is a poet and a Fellow Emeritus in the School of Physics at Trinity College Dublin. He has published three collections of poetry with Dedalus Press. His awards include the Ireland Chair of Poetry Bursary, the Glen Dimplex New Writers Award for Poetry and the Hennessy Literary Award. He edited the anthology 20/12: Twenty Irish Poets Respond to Science in Twelve Lines, published in 2012 by Dedalus Press



  • The Eyes of Isaac Newton (Dedalus Press, 2017)
  •  A Mystic Dream of 4 (Quaternia Press, 2013)
  • Safe House (Dedalus Press, 2010)
  • The King of Suburbia (Dedalus Press, 2005)

You can find out more about him at iggymcgovern.com

This episode is hosted by Nessa O’Mahony

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