About

Audrey Molloy is an Irish poet and the author of Satyress  (Southword Editions 2020). Born in Dublin and raised in the coastal village of Blackwater, County Wexford, she now lives in Sydney.

Drawing on multimedia culture, science and medicine, her poetry explores aspects of modern femininity, motherhood, transformation and impermanence in lyrical verse and prose poems.

Read and listen to more of Audrey’s work here.

Audrey’s poetry has appeared in literary journals including Poetry Ireland Review, The North, Magma, Mslexia, Southword, The Moth, The Irish Times, The Tangerine and Meanjin.  

In 2019 she received the Hennessy Award for Emerging Poetry, the Aesthetica Creative Writing Award and the An Post Irish Book Award (APIBA) for Irish Poem of the Year. Her work has been shortlisted for several other awards.

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Irish poet Audrey Molloy sitting outside house