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ILHS: Galway University Scholar Chris McCann

January 26 @ 5:00 pm

Galway University Scholar Chris McCann will discuss Revealing Social Hierarchy Through Music in Irish Literature, a project supported by the Irish Research Council Government of Ireland Postgraduate Award. This discussion addresses Irish musical-literary responses to the challenges posed by social and spatial hierarchies across the last century. It surveys music as a device in the works of diverse authors, from Joyce and Seán Ó Faoláin to Breandán Ó hEithir and Éilis Ní Dhuibhne, and assesses how music functions between text and community in Ireland and the diaspora. ILHS members are free with guest; others $5 donation. Tea, coffee and soda bread reception to follow. Visit ILHSsf.org

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Date:
January 26
Time:
5:00 pm
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Venue

United Irish Cultural Center
2700 45th Avenue
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94116 United States
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Phone:
(415) 661-2700
Website:
https://www.irishcentersf.org