Iggy McGovern is a poet and former academic; he is a Fellow Emeritus in the School of Physics at Trinity College Dublin and has published two collections of poetry with Dedalus Press, The King of Suburbia (2005) and Safe House (2010). He edited the anthology 2012: Twenty Irish Poets Respond to Science in Twelve Lines, published by Dedalus Press in association with Quaternia Press, and co-edited (with Jean-Patrick Connerade) Science Meets Poetry 3, published by Euroscience. His most recent book, A Mystic Dream of 4, a sonnet sequence based on the life of William Rowan Hamilton, 19th century Irish Mathematician & Poet, is published by Quaternia Press (2013).
31.10.13 Launch of A Mystic Dream of 4 – a sonnet sequence based on the life of William Rowan Hamilton (Quaternia Press) 18.00 in the Long Room, Trinity College
BUYING A COPY OF A Mystic Dream of 4 ?
Send euro cheque/sterling cheque/dollar check to
Quaternia Press, 40 Gledswood Ave, Clonskeagh, Dublin 14
Prices (inclusive of postage)
Paperback €11.50/£10/$15 each or 3 copies for €30/£26/$39
Hardback €23/£20/$30 each or 3 copies for €60/£52/$78
For further information email Quaterniapress@gmail.com
Copies of The King of Suburbia (Dedalus 2005) and Safe House (Dedalus 2010) can be obtained directly from the publisher (www.dedaluspress.com), or via other online outlets or they can ordered through local bookshops. Current stock is not guaranteed in the latter but are always available in the following central Dublin outlets:
Books Upstairs in College Green
The Library Shop in Trinity College.
This site consists of 6 more pages, as follows:
Poetry Activity- a listing of activities, recent and planned, such as readings, festivals etc as well as recent book reviews
A selection of poems
Launch of Safe House – a selection of photos
Poems for occasions – University events, exhibition openings, etc
Science Meets Poetry – a developing field
Physics – teaching and research at Trinity College
last updated 23.10.11