Crossing the Lines

Crossing the Lines

Crossing the Lines Saturday 15 March 2014

Crossing the Lines

Crossing the Lines

Poet Mary O'Donnell presents this series exploring the richness and diversity of modern European poetry in translation. Mary is joined by George Szirtes to look at Hungarian Poetry

About the Presenter
Mary O’Donnell is an award-winning poet and fiction-writer. Her fourth novel, “Where They Lie”, will be published by New Island Books in April. The author of two short story collections as well as six volumes of poetry,  a new poetry collection also appears from Arc Publishing (UK) in July this year, which is clearly a busy one. In 2010, she edited the anthology of translations of Galician poetry, ‘To the Wind Our Sails’, (Salmon, 2010). She currently teaches poetry at NUI Maynooth and is a member of Aosdana. Further info

This series was first broadcast in 2005 and the producer is Seamus Hosey.



Mary O’Donnell


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