Though The King of Suburbia is his first collection of poems. Iggy McGovern is already a very well known name in Irish poetry, having published many of the witty, playful but always thoughtful poems in this book in magazines and journals. A physicist at Trinity College Dublin, McGovern brings a scientist's keen eye for observation to bear on a wide range of topics. from his childhood in northern Ireland to contemporary Irish life and, in particular, family life in the Dublin suburbs.

The King of Suburbia 2006, Dedalus Press, Dublin

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