Kevin Kiely., PhD (UCD) in the Patronage of Poetry at Harvard's Woodberry Poetry Room; W. J. Fulbright Scholar in Poetry Washington (DC) . M. Phil., Trinity College (Dublin) ; Hon., Fellow in Writing, University of Iowa.
Kevin Kiely poet, novelist, literary critic, American Fulbright Scholar, and PhD in modernist and postmodernist poetry from University College Dublin - was born in County Down, Northern Ireland. His commentaries on literature, the arts and culture appear in main stream media such as Village Magazine (Ireland) and other publications.
Quintesse St Martin's Press, New York 1985.
Mere Mortals Poolbeg/Odell & Adair 1989.
Plainchant for a Sundering (poem-sequence) Lapwing, Belfast 2001.
A Horse Called El Dorado O'Brien Press,2005 Bisto Award.
Breakfast with Sylvia Lagan Press, Belfast 2006 awarded the Patrick Kavanagh Fellowship in Poetry. US Edition 2007.
Francis Stuart: Artist and Outcast Liffey Press, Dublin 2007; Dufour, PA 2008 Authorised and Official Biography.
The Welkinn Complex Number One Son, Florida, FL.,2011.
SOS Lusitania O'Brien Press (2012) ‘One Book One Community' title for the Lusitania Centenary in 2015.
Plays produced by RTÉ include Children of No Importance and Multiple Indiscretions. Theatre productions include In This Supreme Hour at the Playhouse, Derry.
Selected Anthology Listings for Poetry: Poetry Publications
Plainchant for a Sundering (long-poem) Lapwing, Belfast 2001
Breakfast with Sylvia Lagan, Belfast 2005/US Edition 2007; Third Edition 2015; Awarded the Patrick Kavanagh Fellowship in Poetry 2006
UCD Belfield Metaphysical: a retrospective Lapwing Belfast 2017
UCD Belfield Metaphysical: New & Selected Poems Areopagitica 2018
Yrland Regained Central Cantos (Vols I & II) Areopagitica (2020)
Something Sensational To Read in the Train (anthology foreword: Brendan Kennelly) Lemon Soap Press, Dublin 2005
Catullus: One Man of Verona anthology ed. Ronan Sheehan Farmar & Farmar Ltd 2010
Ends & Beginnings anthology eds John Gery and William Pratt AMS Press Inc, New York 2011
Windows Anthology eds. Heather Brett and Noel Monahan 2012
In Place of Love and Country eds Richard Parker & John Gery Crater Press, London 2013
Liberty, Come Galloping! Salvation, Flower: Poets Worldwide Anthology ed. Kamran Mir Hazar, Kabul Press 2013.
Still Anthology Ed. Chelley McLear CAP, Belfast 2014
Where Two Rivers Meet Ed. Kevin Kiely Artskills NI 2015
West Side Stories Ed. Kevin Kiely Eden Place Arts Centre, Bogside Derry NI 2015
SALIGIA Anthology PICP, The Hague 2015
Cork Literary Review Anthology Ed. Kathy Darcy Bradshaw Books 2016
1916-2016: An Anthology of Reactions Eds. Dominic Taylor & John Liddy Limerick Writers' Centre 2016
Writers Room Anthology Ed. Kevin Kiely Eden Place Arts Centre, Bogside Derry NI 2017
Literature Today (Vol II) Eds. Chaswal & Chaswal (Independent Press) 2020
The Shop: An Anthology of Poetry Eds Hilary Wakeman & Hilary Elfick (Liberty Press,2020)