The world of poetry as Gaeilge is as vibrant and diverse as it has ever been. If you're looking to expand your knowledge of poetry in another language, here are 3 poets to open the door into another world.

Doireann Ní Ghríofa

Ní Ghríofa has recently breathed new life into another poet with her book A Ghost in the Throat, in which she explores Eibhlín Dubh Ní Chonaill's iconic Caoineadh Airt Uí Laoghaire. To Star the Dark, her latest collection of poetry has just been released.

Séamus Barra Ó Súilleabháin

Kerry born Ó Súilleabháin is a shot in the arm of energetic rap, rich Munster Irish and layers of personality. His first collection of poetry Beatha Dhónall Dhónaill Dhuibh explores the big questions and the little questions of modern life as he examines the old and the new, youth and old-age, living and dying.

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Ciara Ní É

Founder of the bilingual spoken word event, Reic, Ní É has mastered the art of macaronic poetry. She moves from Irish to English with ease, picking the best of both worlds to us.

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