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Lecture - “Reviving Women” – poetry & songs celebrating the women who fought for suffrage, liberty and equality in 1916 and beyond

December 2, 2020, 6:45 pm
Location Online Event
SponsorSponsored by the Marie Frazee Baldassarre ProfessorshipMore Informationhttps:/‌/‌www.montclair.edu/‌english/‌marie-frazee-baldassarre-professorship/‌Posted InCollege of Humanities and Social Sciences
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Fall 2020 Poetry Readings & Lectures
Sponsored by the Marie Frazee Baldassarre Professorship
All events will be held remotely.  If you’d like to attend, write mcdiarmidl@montclair.edu to get on the link list.

Wednesday 2nd December, 6:45 p.m.

“Reviving Women” –  poetry & songs celebrating the women who fought for suffrage, liberty and equality in 1916 and beyond

Catherine Ann Cullen is the inaugural Poet-in Residence at Poetry Ireland; she is also a musician and the author of several children’s books.  The Other Now (Dedalus Press, 2017) is the most recent selection of her poems. Her verse-stories for children include the Magical, Mystical, Marvelous Coat and Thirsty Baby.  Cullen has also made many documentaries for RTÉ radio and has produced features on the arts and current affairs.