Women Writing Ireland: Celebration of the 250th Anniversary of Maria Edgeworth
Women writing Ireland
A panel discussion with
Marina Carr, Claire Kilroy, Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin, Éilís Ní Dhuibhne
Women writing Ireland is a panel discussion with four Irish women writers to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the birth of Maria Edgeworth.
This event will open with a talk on Edgeworth’s significance by Claire Connolly MRIA, School of English, UCC; a cultural historian of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Ireland.
Margaret Kelleher, Professor and Chair of Anglo-Irish Literature and Drama at UCD, will chair a panel of Irish women writers who will all be celebrating Edgeworth’s legacy:
- Marina Carr
- Claire Kilroy
- Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin
- Éilís Ní Dhuibhne
Date: Thursday, 6 December 2018
Time: 6.00 pm
Venue: Royal Irish Academy, Academy House, 19 Dawson Street, Dublin 2, D02 HH58
Booking essential via: https://www.ria.ie/women-writing-ireland