Event Information
Glucksman Ireland House NYU Presents
The Irish Family: Glucksman Ireland House University Day
Saturday, April 16, 2011

Love, exile, resilience, shame, tragedy and triumph Who Do We Think We Are?

Length: 8 hrs 00 mins
Intermission: Yes
Seating: General Admission
You choose your seats when you get to the theater.

President of the Betty Ford Research Institute, Dr, Garret O'Connor, gives keynote lecture on alcohol and the alchemy of Irish cultural history.

Actress Fionnula Flanagan (The Others, The Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, Some Mother's Son) will participate in an interview conversation with editor of Irish America, Patricia Harty, on her career, immigration, and the Irish family.

Author Colm Toibin reads from his recent collection of short stories "The Empty Family" and discusses the Irish family in modern literature.

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This event is general admission and no seating is assigned at this time. You will choose your seats when you arrive at the venue. Please view the 'More info' link to view if the venue is ADA Complaint.