Joan McBreen

The White Page / An Bhileog Bhan:
Twentieth-Century Irish Women Poets

The White Page The White Page/An Bhileog Bhán is a comprehensive study of Irish women's poetry published in book form in the twentieth century.

It takes the form of an extended annotated directory, including biographical and bibliographical detail on each poet. Poems and photographs, generously donated by the poets themselves, are also included.

Poets born in the Republic of Ireland & Northern Ireland, as well as poets of Irish ancestry and non-nationals who have been resident and writing in Ireland for long periods are included. A reference book for students of Irish literature it is also a poetry anthology representing poets who have published at least one collection.