Dumb Poem

Poetry Issue 21, Volume 2: Spring 2012

Yvonne Cullen

Yvonne Cullen works as a creative writing teacher. Her first poetry collection, Invitation to the Air, won the American Ireland Fund Award in 1997 and was published by Italics press in 1998. Yvonne’s poems appear in 2004’s New Irish Poets from Bloodaxe Books, among other anthologies. Showtown, her non-fiction account of a showpeoples’ caravan park in Dublin, and of the twentieth century world of Ireland’s travelling shows, will appear at the end of 2012.