Professor Lucy McDiarmid - The Muse on the Train in Contemporary Irish Poetry

Thursday, 9 March 2017

The UCD Humanities Institute welcomes Professor Lucy McDiarmid who will give a lecture entitled:

The Muse on the Train in Contemporary Irish Poetry

on Thursday 9 March 2017

at 2pm

in room H204, the Humanities Institute seminar room

Lucy McDiarmid is Marie Frazee-Baldassarre Professor of English at Montclair State University. Her scholarly interest is in cultural politics, especially quirky, colourful and suggestive episodes, such as those explored in The Irish Art of Controversy (2005) and Poets and the Peacock Dinner (2014). Her most recent book is At Home in the Revolution: What Women Said and Did in 1916, which received the History Book of the Year Bronze Award from Foreword Review’s 2016 INDIEFAB