Sponsored by The College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Event details prepared by Boston College's Institute for the Liberal Arts. This event is free, however registration is required. For more information regarding this event email Joe Nugent.
Schedule: Connolly House
|9:30 a.m.||Welcome: The Consul-General of Ireland,
Breandán Ó Caollaí
||Vain Glorious Saint Patrick.
Professor Damian Bracken
|10:45 a.m.||The "Assassination" of St. Patrick
Professor Vicki Mahaffey
|11:30 a.m.||The Dubliners Bookshelf. Andrew Kuhn,
introduced by Tom Wall, Boston College Library
|11:45 a.m.||That Puisne Band of Factferreters.
Presentation by Joe Nugent, Boston College
|12:00 p.m.||The Joyce Collection. Christian Dupont,
Director, Burns Library
|1:30 p.m||Juva and Muta at the Hill of Slane.
Here Comes Everybody Players
|1:45 p.m.||Verbigratiagrading from Murmufulentous.
A Collaborative Reading with Joseph Valente (U. of Buffalo), Patrick Mullen, (Northeastern University), David Gullette (Simmons College), Joseph Nugent (Boston College), John Bishop (U.C. Berkeley, by videolink), Richard Kearney (Boston College), Damian Bracken (University College Cork), Sean Kennedy (St. Mary's, Halifax), Vicki Mahaffey (University of Illinois), Kevin Ohi (Boston College), Kevin Birmingham (Harvard University), John-Paul Riquelme (Boston University).
|3:00 p.m.||Afternoon Tea|
|3:15 p.m.||Anna Livia Plurabella.
A dramatic reading with Aedin Moloney
AEDIN MOLONEY recently played the role of George Eliot in the world premiere of A Most Dangerous Woman at Shakespeare Theatre of NJ. She is founder and producing artistic director of NY’s Fallen Angel Theatre Company. She recently starred in Airswimming (Irish Rep/Fallen Angel Theatre) & as Rose in the acclaimed 20th Anniversary production of Dancing at Lughnasa (Irish Rep). Other NY & regional credits include: Hobsons Choice (Atlantic Theatre), Under Milk Wood (Hartford Stage dir. Mark Lamos), Shadow of a Gunman, Playboy of the Western World, Eclipsed, Juno & the Paycock, Same Old Moon & Pigtown (Irish Rep), Eva the Chaste, Talent & Cell (Fallen Angel Theatre). She has worked at various prominent theatre’s in the UK including, Bristol Old Vic, Sheffield Crucible & Battersea Arts Center. Film credits include: Nora with Ewan McGregor, Far & Away, The Captives & Agnes Brown. Television in the UK and NY include: Ballykissangel, The Moth, The Bill, Vanity Fair & Law and Order. She has recently completed a recording of Molly Bloom’s soliloquy from James Joyce’s Ulysses in collaboration with Paddy Moloney of The Chieftains. Aedin is a graduate of Trinity College, Dublin.
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- All faculty and graduate students are encouraged to register in advance
- No registration fee
- Parking available in the in the Comm Ave Garage, visitor levels 3-6. Please keep in mind that regular parking fee will apply. MBTA runs within 10 minutes of campus.