Founded by Seamus Deane with Derek Mahon.

Seamus Deane, gen. ed., The Field Day Anthology of Irish Writing (Derry: Field Day Co. 1991), Vol. 3: [...] rapprochement with more radical European ideas, in journals such as Atlantis (1970-74) and The Crane Bag, 567; published Hugh Maxton’s trans. of Josef Brodsky’s Elegy for John Donne as ‘Elegies’ in Atlantis no. 6 (Winter 1973-74), 1402; founded by Seamus Deane with Derek Mahon, 1434.