Poet & Writer
Nell Regan is a poet and non-fiction writer. She was awarded a 2016 Patrick and Katherine Kavanagh Fellowship following publication of her third collection One Still Thing (Enitharmon Press, London). She has also been a Fellow at the International Writing Programme, Iowa University & recipient of an Arts Council Literature Bursary. Her biography Helena Molony: A Radical Life (Arlen House, Galway) was selected as a 2017 Book of the Year in the Irish Independent. She is currently translating Micheál MacLíammóir’s poetry & is Wicklow Co Co Literature Curator.
This year marks the 100 – year anniversary of women getting the vote in Ireland. Much has been achieved in terms of gender equality, but women are still fighting on many of the same issues and women are still a minority in government today. How important was and is female activism in effecting change and, […]