Series of readings and lectures from the UCC School of English

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UCC School of English in collaboration with the Munster Literature Centre and UCC Library will be hosting a series of readings and lectures this semester, which will include the 2014 Frank O’Connor Prize International Short Story Award winner, Colin Barrett, and Orange Prize-winning novelist Zadie Smith.

VENUE and TIME: The readings will take place at 6pm in the Learning Zone of the Boole Library, unless otherwise stated.

Friday, January 16:

Colin Barrett, Frank O’Connor and Guardian First Book award-winner


Monday, February 16:

Orange Prize-winner Zadie Smith and poet/novelist Nick Laird [venue to be announced]


Tuesday, March 10:

Matthew Hollis, poet and biographer of Edward Thomas


Thursday, April 9:

E.M Forster Award-winning poet, Robin Robertson


Monday, May 25:

Reading in the Digital Age – a lecture by Jerome McGann (University of Virginia)

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