Furlong, Alice (F)

b. 1875. d. 20 October 1946. Nationality: Irish. VIAF.
Catholic poet, writing in English and Gaelic, and involved in the Irish literary revival. Born in Tallaght, County Dublin. Sister of poets Mary and Katherine Furlong. Member of the Gaelic League. Regularly contributed to *The Irish Monthly*. Author of poetry volume *Roses and Rue* (1899). *Chambers’s Journal* ledger entry for “To Spring,” published on 4 March 1893, lists her as Miss A. Furlong, of The Villa, Tallaght, Co. Dublin (4 March 1893; NLS Dep 341/370). Additional biographical information: Reilly, *Late Victorian Poetry*, p. 176; *DIB*. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
To Spring 1893-03-04 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 13286
In the Dawning 1893-04-15 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 13292
Waiting 1893-05-20 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 13297