Sun29Apr20182:00 pmIrish Cultural Center, 429 Morgan Road, West Springfield, MA
Nation and Language: A Bottom Up Perspective in the Poetry of the Gaelic Revival
Please join us at the ICC on April 29 at 2:00 pm for a lecture by Pól Ó Sniadhaigh – Nation and Language: A Bottom Up Perspective in the Poetry of the Gaelic Revival. Looking from the point of view of the displaced in an Ireland of two identities, this lecture examines the Irish speaking community during the identity formation phase of modern Ireland - a consideration of the people through poetry and in their own words. Pól is the current Irish Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant at Elms College.