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Lecture by Geraldine Higgins, Arizona State University

December 3, 2019, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Location Dickson Hall - 179
Posted InCollege of Humanities and Social Sciences
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Geraldine Higgins, a native of Ballymena, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland, and a professor in the English Department at  Emory University, will speak on “Exhibiting Seamus Heaney.”  Professor Higgins, a distinguished scholar of Irish writing, curated the Seamus Heaney exhibition now on display in Dublin. She is the author of Heroic Revivals from Carlyle to Yeats  and Brian Friel and many articles, among them "The Quotable Yeats: Modified in the guts of the living" and "Tara, the O'Haras and the Irish Gone with the Wind."

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