Irish- American Writers of the San Francisco Bay Area: Readings and Explorations

Sunday, April 07, 2013
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
McLaren Conference Center 250 - Venue
Event Type
Events and Lectures
Contact
Doran, Erin
422-2816
Department
College of Arts and Sciences

Crossroads Irish-American Festival is pleased to partner with the College of Arts and Sciences in an afternoon highlighting premiere Irish-American writers of the San Francisco Bay Area and exploring the rich history of Irish-American writing in this region.  Join us in celebrating current writers and excavating this literary landscape where Irish-Americans have been writing for over 150 years.  

Featured writers include: Catherine Brady, Terence Clarke, Linda Norton, and Eddie Stack

Facilitator: Margaret McPeake, Co-Director, Crossroads Irish-American Festival

Crossroads promotes the discovery and understanding of the Irish experience in the Americas to ensure that this heritage is held in great esteem and preserved for generations to come. They achieve this through three projects: The Crossroads Irish Oral History Archive of the SF Bay Area, The Crossroad Irish-American Writing Contest, and the THe CrossRoads Irish-American Festival.

For more information about Crossroads, please contact www.irishamericancrossroads.org.

For more information about the event, please contact Erin Doran at edoran@usfca.edu.

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