A novelist and screenwriter of huge International distinction, Brian Moore was born in Belfast in 1921 and in a long literary career produced classics such as The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne, The Feast of Lupercal and Black Robe.
Join us for a roundtable discussion of Brian Moore’s work with some of his most enthusiastic readers:
Scott Bradfield, novelist, short story writer and critic. Author of (most recently) Dazzle Resplendent: Adventures of a Misanthropic Dog (2017) and former student of Brian Moore’s at UCLA.
Jan Carson, writer and community arts facilitator. Author of (most recently) The Fire Starters (2019).
Patricia Craig, writer, anthologist and literary critic. Author of Brian Moore: A Biography (2002).
Eamonn Hughes, writer and literary critic. Co-editor (most recently), with Van Morrison, of Keep ‘Er Lit: Selected Lyrics of Van Morrison (2020).
This event will take place online via Zoom. To register https://www.eventbrite.com/e/launch-event-for-brian-moore-at-100-roundtable-discussion-tickets-126070607581
Brian Moore at 100 is a project run by Prof. Sinead Moynihan (University of Exeter and Dr. Alison Garden (Queen’s University Belfast), with the generous support of the British Academy and Leverhulme Trust
This will be a live streamed discussion that you will be able to view online for free, with a capped number of tickets.