Inauguration Event: An Evening with Edna O'Brien

An Evening with Edna O'Brien, Cover of Country Girl: A Memoir
Please join us to celebrate the
10th Anniversary of the Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing 
An Evening with Edna O’Brien: A Life of Writing
Introduced by Ellie Wymard, PhD, 
Director MFA in Creative Writing

Saturday, April 5, 2014, 7:30 p.m.
Book signing immediately following

Carlow University, Rosemary Heyl Theatre, Antonian Hall
3333 Fifth Avenue  
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Valet Parking Provided

The doyenne of Irish literature, Edna O'Brien will speak on "A Life of Writing" and read from her recent memoir, Country Girl  (2013), on Saturday, April 5, 2014, at 7:30 pm. O'Brien has become one of the most celebrated writers in the English language, winning the Irish PEN Lifetime Achievement Award and honorary membership in the American Academy of Arts and Letters.  A long-time-friend of Carlow's MFA program, she has for the past two years conducted special seminars for Carlow MFA residencies at Trinity College Dublin.


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