Paul Durcan

Paul Durcan was born in Dublin in 1944. His first book, Endsville (1967), has been followed by twenty-two others, including The Berlin Wall Cafe (a Poetry Book Society Choice in 1985), Daddy, Daddy (winner of the Whitbread Award for Poetry in 1990), Crazy About Women (1991), A Snail in My Prime: New and Selected Poems (1993), Give Me Your Hand (1994), Greetings to Our Friends in Brazil (1999), The Art of Life (2004), Life is a Dream: 40 Years Reading Poems 1967-2007 (2009), and Praise in Which...See more