Kick off the academic year with an amazing event organized by Professor Keri Walsh on Thursday, September 22nd. Ireland has always been a culture noted for its rich storytelling tradition, and now Fordham will host a special symposium dedicated to its women. Events will include: a talk with Heather Clark about Eavan Boland, a conversation with Sinéad Gleeson, and a round-table discussion about The Long Gaze Back: An Anthology of Irish Women Writers.
11:30am Heather Clark on Evan Boland
2:30pm A Conversation with Sinéad Gleeson
4:00pm Roundtable: The Long Gaze Back: An Anthology of Irish Women Writers
Featuring: Julia Brodsky, Caroline Heafey, Sarah Kimball, Lindsey Pelucacci, Cathal Pratt, Michael Pratt, Michael Roche, Kristina Varade, and Jihyun Yun.
To be held in Butler Commons, Duane Library
Sponsored by: Institute of Irish Studies Dept. of Communications Program in Comparative Literature