Julie Morrissy is an Irish poet, critic and activist. Having lived in Canada and the U.S., she currently resides in her hometown of Dublin, Ireland. In 2015, she was shortlisted for the Melita Hume Poetry Prize and selected for the Poetry Ireland Introductions Series. In 2016, her debut poetry pamphlet, I Am Where, was shortlisted for the Saboteur Awards’ Best Poetry Pamphlet and she was selected as a “Rising Generation” poet by the editor of Poetry Ireland Review. Her work has been published widely in Ireland, the U.K., Canada and the U.S. Where, the Mile End is her first book. Supported by Culture Ireland.
Events Julie Morrissy was involved in
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 8:30 PM
Readings from the world’s leading contemporary poets Esad Babačić, Michelle Brown, Lorna Crozier, Jay MillAr, Julie Morrissy and Gavin Russell.
Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 12 PM - 2 PM
The Toronto International Festival of Authors has partnered with Toronto’s Union Station once again to bring spirited author readings to Toronto’s busiest commuter interchange.
Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 7:00 PM
Catriona Crowe, Emma Donoghue, Julie Morrissy, Paul Muldoon, and Ciaran O'Rourke will present from their latest work
Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Encounter contemporary Irish poets Julie Morrissy and Ciarán O’Rourke and discover Poetry Ireland’s Rising Generation.