It’s strange the way ideas come into a writer’s head: often at the oddest times and in the most unexpected places. In creative writing workshops, aspiring writers often ask for tips about finding [...]
I will brush your hair when it is white, by Simonetta Bernasconi, Creative Writing Course ‘Found in Translation’ 2017.
Last week’s Creative Writing Course: a class with a difference! It was a pleasure to welcome an enthusiastic group of Italians to Dublin to participate in ‘Found in [...]
Press Release: The Poverty of Lives – Women and Abuse across India and Ireland At Kimmage Development Studies Centre
The Poverty of Lives – Women and Abuse across India and Ireland At Kimmage Development Studies Centre Whitehall Road, Kimmage, DublinD12 P5YP 10.00am – 1.00pm, May 18, 2017 Organised [...]
The morning I arrived at the Liceo Scientifico Francesco Redi, I felt as though I was inhabiting a former life.
On February 23rd 2017, I will have the great pleasure of meeting up once again with Francesca Melandri, author of the novel Eva Sleeps.
To everyone who wished me Happy Birthday last week – many thanks! It was lovely to receive all those good wishes. The virtual celebration of birthdays is a very good thing, I think – we can [...]
But before I go… there is a busy week ahead. I’m very much looking forward to meeting Ann Goldstein again, at the Istituto Italiano di Cultura on Tuesday 11th October.