Pipers Triste Glasgow
Dairena Ní Chinnéide
Dairena Ní Chinnéide was born and lives in Corca Dhuibhne. Among her seven published poetry collections are 'Cloithear Aistear Anama' Coiscéim (2013)
'An Trodaí & Dánta Eile / The Warrior & Other Poems' published by Cló Iar Chonnacht (2006) and 'Bleachtaire na Seirce' (2010) by Coiscéim.
She has performed at many national and international literary events such as AWP Boston, Translated Days, Oslo, IMRAM, Franco Irish Literary Festival, Electric Picnic, Féile an Earagail, Féile na Bealtaine. She holds an honours degree in Communication Studies from Dublin City University and a Higher Diploma in Translation Studies from University College Galway. Dairena has worked as a national broadcast journalist, managing director of television production company, Smerbhic Teo and
as an interpreter at the European Parliament.
For further information see www.dairenanichinneide.com