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Prof John Redmond D. Phil

Professor of English Literature English


    Personal Statement

    Dr. John Redmond is a Professor of English Literature in the Department of English. He is a published poet, with three collections - Thumb's Width (Carcanet: 2001), MUDe (Carcanet: 2008) and The Alexandra Sequence (Carcanet, 2016). He has published a critical book on contemporary poetry, Poetry and Privacy (Seren: 2013). He is also the author of a Creative Writing textbook, How to Write a Poem (Blackwell: 2005) and the editor of James Liddy: Selected Poems (Arlen House: 2011). He is currently at work on a novel.
    He is the Chair of the School Extenuating Circumstances Committee. He is also the Chair of the English Curriculum Board (Semester 2, 19/20 academic year) and Admissions Tutor (Semester 1, 19/20 academic year.)
    His Office Hour is on Monday from 4.00-5.00.