JAMES O'SULLIVAN has been published in numerous literary journals and anthologies, including The SHOp, Southword, Cyphers, and Revival. His work has also been included in Southword Editions’ New Eyes on the Great Book, a collection of poetic responses to The Great Book of Ireland. James has previously received third-place in the Gregory O’Donoghue International Poetry Prize, as well as commendations in both the Munster Literature Centre’s Fool for Poetry International Chapbook Competition and the Charles Macklin Poetry Prize. He has also been shortlisted for the Fish Short Story Prize. He has been a guest reader at numerous venues and events, both national and international, including Ó Bhéal, the Cork Spring Poetry Festival, and the Irish Writers’ Centre, as well as the CFHSS Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences. His third collection of poetry, Courting Katie, is forthcoming from Salmon Poetry in 2017. He has also published numerous works of visual art and photography. James, who holds a Ph.D. from University College Cork, is the Founding Editor of New Binary Press. Further information on his work can be found at http://josullivan.org.