Aoife Mannix

Aoife Mannix was born in Sweden of Irish parents. She grew up in Dublin, Ottawa and New York before moving to the UK.  She is the author of several poetry collections. Her show Growing Up An Alien, produced by Apples and Snakes and supported by Arts Council England, premiered at the Southbank Centre’s 2007 London Literature festival. Aoife has performed throughout the UK and internationally. 

Video Interviews

Keep a notebook

Aoife Mannix - Keeping a notebook

When I write my poems...

Aoife Mannix - When I write my poems

My advice to teachers

Aoife Mannix - Advice for teachers

My advice to young poets

Aoife Mannix - Advice to young poets

Is there a difference between writing for children and adults?

Aoife Mannix - Is there a difference between writing for children and adults?

Writing poetry for children

Aoife Mannix - Writing poetry for children