Conor O'Callaghan is an Irish poet, born in Newry, Ireland in 1968. He is the author of several collections of poetry, most recently Live Streaming (Wake Forest University Press, 2018). His other collections include The Sun King (Gallery Books, 2013), Fiction (Wake Forest University Press, 2005), Seatown and Earlier Poems (Wake Forest University Press, 2000), and The History of Rain (Gallery Books, 1993). He is the editor of The Wake Forest Book of Irish Poetry, Volume III (Wake Forest University Press, 2013), and is a lecturer at Lancaster University in England. He divides his time between Dublin, Ireland and Sheffield, England.