Join us in The Great Hall to celebrate the launch of Taking Liberties by Professor Leontia Flynn
Leontia Flynn has published four poetry collections. Her first book, These Days, won the Forward Prize for best first collection, and her most recent, The Radio (2017), won the Irish Times Poetry Now Award. Her other awards include an Eric Gregory Award, the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature, the Lawrence O'Shaughnessy Prize for Irish Literature, and the AWB Vincent Literary Award, and she has twice been shortlisted for the T.S. Eliot Prize. She is Professor in Poetry at Queen's University Belfast and was made a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 2022.
Leontia will be introduced by Professor Fran Brearton. This event forms part of EFACIS Conference 2023 (European Federation for Associations and Centres of Irish Studies) and numbers are limited.
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