Editor Profile: Chris Agee

Chris Agee was born in 1956 in San Francisco and grew up in Massachusetts, New York and Rhode Island. He attended Harvard University and since 1979 has lived in Ireland.
He is the author of three books of poems, In the New Hampshire Woods (Dedalus Press, 1992); First Light (Dedalus Press, 2003); and Next to Nothing (Salt Publishing, 2009). He was editor of Scar on the Stone: Contemporary Poetry from Bosnia (Bloodaxe, 1998); Unfinished Ireland: Essays on Hubert Butler (Irish Pages, 2003); and The New North Contemporary Poetry from Northern Ireland (Wake Forest University Press, 2008).
He reviews regularly for The Irish Times and is the Editor of Irish Pages, a journal of contemporary writing based at The Linen Hall Library, Belfast.