Pádraig Ó Tuama is a poet and theologian whose work appears in Poetry Ireland, the Harvard Review, Gutter and others. His work concerns itself with language, violence and religion. From 2014 - 2019 he was leader of the Corrymeela Community, Northern Ireland's oldest peace and reconciliation organisation. Poetry Unbound, a volume of his popular podcast is forthcoming from Canongate in 2022.
His work centres around themes of language, power, conflict and religion. Working fluently on the page and in public, Pádraig is a compelling poet and skilled speaker, teacher and group worker. His published work incorporates poetry (Readings from the Book of Exile; Sorry for your Troubles), prose (In The Shelter) and theology (Daily Prayer, The Place Between).
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