Selina Guinness was born in 1970, and educated at Trinity College Dublin and Oxford. She lectures in Irish Literature at the Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Dún Laoghaire. She completed her D.Phil on occultism, cultural nationalism and the Irish Literary Revival and co-oedited a scholarly edition of the manuscripts of Yeats’s The Resurrection for Cornell University Press (2011). As well as publishing many articles and essays on Yeats and the cultural history of the Revival, she has reviewed contemporary poetry for newspapers and magazines, including The Irish Times and Metre. Her anthology The New Irish Poets was published by Bloodaxe in 2004, and her memoir, The Crocodile by the Door: The Story of a House, a Farm and a Family (Penguin Ireland, 2012), was shortlisted for the Costa Biography Award.
Books by Selina Guinness