Glucksman Ireland House NYU Presents:
“Her Exiled Children…” Poetry in America and the 1916 Easter Rising
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Colum McCann hosts a night of poems by Irish and Irish-American poets read by Alice McDermott, Anne Enright, and Matthew Thomas and actresses Geraldine Hughes and Aedin Moloney, providing powerful reflections on Irish nationalism in America at the time of the 1916 Easter Rising. Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and author Paul Muldoon debuts a new poem.
Part of a series of events presented by Glucksman Ireland House NYU to mark the Easter Rising centennial.
$10 Glucksman Ireland House NYU Members and Students with valid ID
Presented, in part, with the support of Ireland’s Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade and the Consulate General of Ireland in New York.
Co-sponsored with NYU’s Creative Writing Program.