Hennessy New Irish Writing: Poetry by Michael Naghten Shanks
Michael Naghten Shanks
Michael Naghten Shanks (b 1987) is a writer, poet, and editor from Dublin.
His writing has featured or is forthcoming in various publications in Ireland, the UK, and the USA. He has featured in the anthologies 30 under 30 (Doire Press) and New Planet Cabaret (New Island).
In 2013, he was listed for the Fish Short Story Prize and the Over The Edge New Writer of the Year. He has read at numerous events, including at the London Irish Centre as part of a Young Irish Writers Showcase. He is the editor of online literary journal The Bohemyth.