The Cost of Living

Book Launch: The Cost of Living by Rob Buchanan


Thursday 30 June

6.30pm | All welcome

Join us for the launch of Rob Buchanan's latest work The Cost of Living which charts the prices each of us pay in love and loss to be a part of the modern world. This collection of 69 poems illustrates human experience using the macrocosm of Irish history, literature and religion but also in the minutiae of love lives of working class men in Dublin's Northside.

Buchanan was one of the winners of 2015 Poetry Ireland Introductions series. He has been published in a number of poetry journals and magazines including The Stinging Fly. He performs his work at poetry nights across the country. He is also a freelance journalist, playwright , LGBT activist and is working on his first novel.

His blog is and his twitter handle is @RobLooseCannon