Eavan Boland was born in Dublin in 1944. She has published several collections of poetry including The War Horse (1975); In Her Own Image (1980); Night Feed (1982); The Journey (Poetry Book Society Choice, 1987); Selected Poems (Poetry Book Society Recommendation 1989); Outside History (Poetry Book Society Choice, 1990); An Origin Like Water - Collected Poems 1967-1987; and The Lost Land (Poetry Book Society Choice,1998). Since 1987, her work has been published by the Carcanet Press, Manchester, who published a new edition of Night Feed in 1994. She is published by WW Norton in the USA. Her recent collections are A Lost Land (Carcanet 1998); and Code (Carcanet, 2001). A collection of prose writings, Object Lessons, also from Carcanet, was published in 1995, and with Mark Strand she has edited The Making of a Poem, A Norton Anthology of Poetic Forms (WW Norton, New York/London, 2000). She lives in Dublin.
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