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Tim McGrath Author- JOHN BARRY: AN AMERICAN HERO IN THE AGE OF SAIL

JOHN BARRY: AN AMERICAN HERO IN THE AGE OF SAIL

by Tim McGrath

Thursday February 9, 2012 7:00 PM

Tim McGrath will discuss his latest book, JOHN BARRY: AN AMERICAN HERO IN THE AGE OF SAIL, at Glucksman Ireland House NYU. It is the first major biography of this Irish-American icon in over seventy years. Drawn from primary source documents from around the world, John Barry by Tim McGrath is an exciting and masterful biography of one of America’s most distinguished heroes.

Admission is free for members/NYU students and is $10 for everyone else.

ireland.house@nyu.edu Glucksman Ireland House NYU Irish Studies Program

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Nicholas Grene Author- NOTHING QUITE LIKE IT

NOTHING QUITE LIKE IT

by Nicholas Grene

Launch of NOTHING QUITE LIKE IT

Thursday November 10th 2011 7:00 PM

at Glucksman Ireland House NYU

NOTHING QUITE LIKE IT: An American Irish Childhood reveals the unusual youth of author Nicholas Grene. Having been transplanted from Chicago, Illinois to rural Wicklow in the 1950’s, the memoir tells of Grene’s experiences on the family farm, attending the local Protestant National School, and later living at boarding schools in Drogheda and Belfast. The book launch will take place at the Glucksman Ireland House NYU. Admission is free for members/$10 general admission.

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Glucksman Ireland House NYU Irish Studies Program

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Glucksman Ireland House NYU- Poet Gabriel Fitzmaurice Reads His Work

Poet Gabriel Fitzmaurice reads his work

Thursday October 20th, 2011 7:00 PM

Glucksman Ireland House NYU

Poetry’s answer to John B. Keane, County Kerry-native Gabriel Fitzmaurice, a master of the sonnet, reads from his newly published collection, POEMS OF FAITH AND DOUBT, as well as selections from his over forty published works in English and Irish.

ireland.house@nyu.edu Glucksman Ireland House NYU Irish Studies Program

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Anne Enright Author- THE FORGOTTEN WALTZ

THE FORGOTTEN WALTZ

by Anne Enright

Wednesday October 5th, 2011
Anne Enright reads from THE FORGOTTEN WALTZ

7:30 PM

Anne Enright, mesmerizing author of the Booker Award-winning novel THE GATHERING, discusses her new book, THE FORGOTTEN WALTZ, a haunting, passionate tale of a love affair in a suburb of Dublin. Part of the Symphony Space’s Thalia Book Club.

ireland.house@nyu.edu Glucksman Ireland House NYU Irish Studies Program

Organizer(s): Glucksman Ireland House NYU

Venue: Symphony Space

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