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Lecture by Nicholas Allen

October 29, 2021 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Nicholas Allen, director of the Willson Center for Humanities and Arts at the University of Georgia, discusses poet Seamus Heaney’s later works, one of several Irish writers covered in his latest book, Ireland, Literature and the Coast: Seatangled. Introduced by Lecturer in Theater Fintan O’Toole as part of the 2021-22 Fund for Irish Studies lecture series.

nicholas in jeans seated on couch by lamp in living room
Photo courtesy Nicholas Allen

Nicholas Allen is the director of the Willson Center for Humanities and Arts, where he holds an endowed Professorship in the Humanities. His latest book, Ireland, Literature, and the Coast: Seatangled, was published in December 2020 by Oxford University Press. He has been the Burns Visiting Scholar at Boston College and has received many grants and awards, including from the Mellon Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Irish Research Council.


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October 29, 2021
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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