Eleanor Hooker & Clodagh Beresford Dunne Reading and Lecture US Tour
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12 Apr 2016— 21 Apr 2016

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Eleanor Hooker & Clodagh Beresford Dunne Reading and Lecture US Tour

Robert Morris University, 6001 University Blvd, Moon, PA 15108, United States
Carlow University, 3333 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States
National Poetry Festival ‘Split This Rock’ 1301 Connecticut Ave NW, Suite 600 Washington, DC 20036
The Ellis School, a private all girls secondary school, 6425 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, United States,

Presentation of poets Clodagh Beresford Dunne and Eleanor Hooker to an American Audience.

Irish poets/writers Eleanor Hooker and Clodagh Beresford Dunne are giving a series of public readings, lectures and interviews in Pittsburgh and Washington USA.
The readings will take place at the Robert Morris University, Carlow University and the Ireland Institute of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, USA and also at the 'Split this Rock' poetry festival in Washington, DC.

They will also present two lectures:

The topic for Eleanor Hooker’s lecture is Grandmother as champion: the poetry of Paula Meehan, Ireland Chair of Poetry and Michael Hartnett.
The topic for Cloadagh Beresford Dunne’s lecture is Intercultural Relations Between Irish and American Poetry.