13 August, 2014 - 17 August, 2014
The famous Merriman Summer School returns to Ennis in 2014. Social historians, creative writers, ethno-musicologists, psychologists, psychiatrists, journalists and critics explore 'Emotional Life in Ireland'. Included in the extensive programme will be a seminar series on the writings of Edna O'Brien and daily poetry readings at mid-day ('Cúirt an Mheán Lae'). The Director of Merriman SS 2014 is Professor Patricia Coughlan of UCC. Check out www.merriman.ie for updates on speakers, themes, and further information.