Delanty was born in Cork, Ireland in 1958 and lives in Burlington,
Vermont where he teaches at Saint Michaelís College. He became an
American citizen in 1994.
His latest books are Collected Poems 1986-2006 (Oxford Poets
Series, Carcanet Press in Ireland and Britain, 2006), The Selected
Poems of Kyriakos Charalambides in Translation (Southword Editions,
2005), and The Ship of Birth (Oxford Poets Series, Carcanet Press
in Ireland and Britain, 2003; LSU Press in the United States, 2007).
His other poetry collections are The Blind Stitch (LSU Press 2002,
Oxford Poets Series, Carcanet, 2001), The Hellbox (Oxford Poets
Series, Oxford University Press, 1998), American Wake (Blackstaff/Dufour,
1995), Southward (LSU Press, 1992) and Cast in the Fire
(Dolmen/Dufour, 1986). Special editions include Striped Ink and
The Fifth Province (Traffic Street, 2000, 2001). Read more >>