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Belfast Launch of The Danger and The Glory: Irish Authors on the Art of Writing

13. November 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The Danger and the Glory is a collection of essays, articles and short fiction from 50 Irish writers involved in the Kaleidoscope: writers@work project, in which they describe what writing fiction means to them. Published by Arlen House and edited by Hedwig Schwall, director of the Leuven Centre for Irish Studies (LCIS). Hedwig is co-editor of the series Irish Studies in Europe (ISE) and editor of Volume 8 (Boundaries, Passages, Transitions), and literature editor of RISE, the Review of Irish Studies in Europe, where she was special editor of issue 2.1 on Irish Textiles: T/issues in Communities and their Representation in Art and Literature). She is now preparing a book on Parent-Child Relations in Contemporary Irish Fiction.

The collection includes Bernie McGill’s article ‘Meeting Mrs Thatcher’, available to read online at Kaleidoscope.

The Danger and the Glory is available to order online.


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