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Adam Crothers' Several Deer wins Shine/Strong Award!

Wednesday, 1 Feb 2017

No Text We're delighted to announce that Adam Crothers' Several Deer has won the Shine/Strong Award!

The Shine/Strong Poetry Award is presented annually to the author of the best first collection of poems published in English or Irish by an Irish poet in the previous year. The Shine/Strong Award is awarded in memory of Rupert and Eithne Strong and is made possible by the generous support of Shine. Shine is the national organisation dedicated to upholding the rights and addressing the needs of all those affected by mental ill health. This year's award was presented to Adam at the Mountains to Sea Festival on 26th March.

The award was received by fellow Carcanet poets Tara Bergin in 2014 and Caoilinn Hughes in 2015

Congratulations Adam!

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