08/01

Review of Still Life (Ciaran Carson) by Jo Burns

https://thehighwindowpress.com/2020/01/01/new-collections-from-the-gallery-press-by-ciaran-carson-and-eilean-ni-chuilleanain/Growing up in the pre-Good Friday Agreement landscape of Northern Ireland, I didn’t encounter the poetry of Ciaran Carson as a teenager at school.  Despite studying English Literature, syllabus material was ultimately filtered by segregated schools and their respective...