Sean O'Brien

About Sean

Sean O’Brien has written seven collections of poetry. The Drowned Book (2007) won the Forward and T. S. Eliot prizes. Cousin Coat: Selected Poems 1976–2001 appeared in 2002. His other work includes the book of essays The Deregulated Muse (1998), the verse plays The Birds (2002) and Keepers of the Flame (2003) and a verse translation of Dante’s Inferno (2006). In 2008 his collection of short stories, The Silence Room, was published, followed in 2009 by his novel Afterlife. He is Professor of Creative Writing at Newcastle University.

Sean O'Brien

Books by Sean O'Brien

Afterlife
Afterlife
Once Again Assembled Here
Once Again Assembled Here
The Drowned Book
The Drowned Book
The Beautiful Librarians
The Beautiful Librarians
Collected Poems
Collected Poems
Cousin Coat
Cousin Coat
November
November
Downriver
Downriver