Writer in Residence – Grace Wilentz

Grace Wilentz’s poems have appeared in Irish, British and American journals including Poetry Ireland Review, Magma, The Harvard Advocate, the American Poetry Journal and The Irish Times.   

Recently, one of her poems was displayed on an artistic banner unfurled on the facade of the Abbey, Ireland’s national theatre. She is the recipient of two Arts Council awards, including the literature bursary.

Her debut pamphlet, Holding Distance (Green Bottle Press, 2019) will be launched at the Poetry Society in London in October 2019. She is currently at Nes working on her next book of poems.

You can find out more about Grace and her work at https://www.gracewilentz.com or find a copy of Holding Distance here or read some of her poems here