Matthew Sweeney on RTÉ Radio 1

Matthew Sweeney on RTÉ Radio 1


The Poetry Programme, RTÉ Radio 1, Saturday 16 January 2016, 7.30pm

A long interview with Matthew Sweeney was included on RTÉ Radio 1's The Poetry Programme on 16 January.  He was introduced as a poet writing in a darkly metaphorical style he refers to as ‘alternative realism’.  Matthew read and talked about his poems ‘The One-eyed Philosopher of Katmandu’, ‘The Sneezer’ and ‘Guns’ (about a trip to post-revolutionary Libya) from his new Bloodaxe collection Inquisition Lane.

Click here to listen to the interview (intro & from 10.32)


[22 January 2016]


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