Michael Davitt, poet, editor, TV producer/director, was born in Cork city in 1950. He graduated from University College Cork with a degree in Celtic Studies in 1971. He is the founder/editor of Innti, the ground-breaking magazine of contemporary Irish Language poetry. His latest innovative publication is Scuais (Squash), and a new Selected Poems will appear in 1999. He has been translated into many languages, including English, French and Italian.