“Exhilaratingly contemporary … O’Callaghan’s best book to date.” John McAuliffe, The Irish Times
“The most sonically alive of poets … The Sun King beats radiant gold out of the dark shards, the refuse and refusals, of life.” Maria Johnston, Tower Poetry
The cover features a work by artist Paul Bright, Assistant Director; Charlotte & Philip Hanes Art Gallery here at Wake Forest University. That’s just one of the links to North Carolina and Winston-Salem to be found in this brilliant book.
Here is interview by WFUP’s Nicole Fitzpatrick with Conor O’Callaghan about The Sun King.
Here‘s a review of The Gallery Press edition
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