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Those who enjoy the Chieftains may not realise that the band took their name from a collection of short stories, Death of a Chieftain , by the Irish poet John Montague, who has died aged This struggle to express himself, to find words for the ineffable or the unspeakable as in the poem about an attempted rape, The Wild Dog Rose is crucial to his often autobiographical work. I was reared by her bedside. In fact, Montague was born in Brooklyn, New York, during the depression a year younger than Mickey Mouse, he would joke , the son of Irish Catholics recently emigrated. Both parents had been active in Ireland during the border turmoil of , the area where young John would grow up. A Fulbright scholarship to Yale in , then stints at Iowa where he met his first wife, Madeleine de Brauer and Berkeley, brought him in to contact with the American poetic style. When The Rough Field appeared almost two decades later by which time he was heading for Cork, settling there with his second wife, Evelyn Robson, and their two daughters, Oonagh and Sibyl, and becoming a magnetic presence at the university , he had already published Forms of Exile , Poisoned Lands , A Chosen Light and Tides
Grubgeld Elizabeth. Matriarchs, Mothergoddesses, and the Poetry of John Montague.
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When John Montague died in December , Ireland lost another poetic giant. The poet of loss and love consoled by the minstrel of delight. A massive thanks to all our users who participated in the recent survey we know they can be annoying. We're about to redesign and upgrade Writing. We are taking them all on board and hope you'll be pleased with the results! Updated daily with a mix of news, interviews and essential tips, our content is provided by a wide range of writers and currated to deliver you information and solutions. We hope you enjoy it.
In , a group of Irish musicians formed a band called The Chieftains that would specialize in traditional music. Now fifty years later, The Chieftains are a six-time Grammy award winning group that has popularized traditional Irish music around the world. Forty-five years since they met, the pair finally recorded and released this album, which they called The Wild Dog Rose. Maloney describes the origins of his friendship with Montague on the sleeve notes of The Wild Dog Rose :. John came up with the bright idea of The Chieftains based on his book of short stories Death of a Chieftain. From that point on, John and I became friends, through Claddagh, and during the making of The Northern Muse , which was the first spoken word album that I managed as a director and the manager of Claddagh Records. It consists primarily of Montague reading his own poetry and original music by Moloney on the Uilleann pipes and tin whistle.