Poetry Collections

Poetry collections: Tribe; and Black Wolf on a White Plain.

Tribe (Dedalus Press, Dublin, Ireland, 2008).


Reviews of Tribe

The Irish Times, 6 September 2008: ‘…Montague’s poetry enacts a happy marriage between the scientist’s carefully objective eye and the lyricist’s celebratory (sometimes elegiac) rapture…’


Tribe has been translated into Italian (translated by Chiara de Luca, Kolibris Press, Ferrara, Italy, 2014), and selected poems have been translated into Russian (Belles Lettres (27), 2016) and French (Quatre poètes irlandais, edited by Clíona Ní Ríordáin, Dedalus Press, Dublin, Ireland, 2011).


Black Wolf on a White Plain (Summer Palace Press, Kilcar, Donegal, Ireland, 2001).


Review of Black Wolf on a White Plain:

Poetry Ireland Review, 76, 2003:
‘The sensitivity of this poet is evident not only in the nature poems, but also in the more questioning, introspective poems … and in the very successful and affecting poems which deal with human subjects…’

Tribe and Black Wolf on a White Plain are stocked by No Alibis Bookstore, Belfast, and in Books Upstairs, Dublin.