Catherine Graham’s most recent poetry collection, Her Red Hair Rises with the Wings of Insects, was a finalist for the Raymond Souster Poetry Award and the CAA Poetry Award. She completed an MA in Creative Writing from Lancaster University while living in Northern Ireland. Her work is anthologized in The Field Day Anthology of Irish Writing, Vol IV & V and The White Page/An Bhileog Bhan: Twentieth Century Irish Women Poets and has appeared in Poetry Ireland Review, Poetry Daily, The Glasgow Review of Books, The Ulster Tatler, LRC, Malahat Review, CBC Books and elsewhere. Winner of IFOA’s Poetry Now, she publishes two books in 2017: her sixth poetry collection, The Celery Forest and her debut novel, Quarry.


Spur Presents a Night of Irish Music and Poetry

  • April 7, 2017
  • 8:00 pm
  • Heliconian Hall

Books That Spur: Catherine Graham on “Quarry”

  • June 4, 2017
  • 1:00 pm
  • Memorial Park Library

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