These exquisite Irish-language haiku by Gabriel Rosenstock have been praised not as cultural hybridisation but rather as a continuation of an old tradition. As Kuno Meyer said in Ancient Irish Poetry, "To seek out and watch and love Nature, in its tiniest phenomenona as in its grandest, was given to no people so early and so fully as to the Celt."
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Mícheál Ó hAodha (Editor)
Mícheál Ó hAodha currently works at the University of Limerick. He has written and edited many books in both Irish and English including: Dúchas Dóchasach/Survivor (poetry) - (2007); American "Outsider": Stories from the Irish Traveller Diaspora. ...
Gabriel Rosenstock (Author)
Gabriel Rosenstock is the author/translator of over 150 books., mostly in Irish. He taught haiku at the Schule für Dichtung (Poetry Academy) in Vienna. Among his awards is the Tamgha I Kidmat medal for services to literature. His vast output inclu...