Kevin Kiely

is a poet, novelist, literary critic, American Fulbright Scholar, and Ph.D. in modernist and postmodernist poetry from University College Dublin. His commentaries on literature, the arts and culture appear in main stream media such as Village Magazine (Ireland). Selected publications include, Quintesse (St. Martin’s Press, New York, 1985), Mere Mortals (Poolbeg /Odell & Adair, 1989), A Horse Called El Dorado (O’Brien Press, 2005), Breakfast with Sylvia (Lagan Press, Belfast 2006) awarded the Patrick Kavanagh Fellowship in Poetry, and SOS Lusitania (O’Brien Press, 2012). For more,