Eilís Dillon: 1920-2020: A Centenary Celebration

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Eilís Dillon: 1920-2020: A Centenary Celebration
Eilís Dillon 1920-2020

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Lexicon Staff

Telephone

01 280 1147

Date

10 Mar-10 May 2020

Time

During library opening hours

Location

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Event Description

10 Mar—10 May 2020
dlr LexIcon, Level 4
 
Eilís Dillon was an extraordinary versatile writer, publishing 50 titles between 1948 and 1992. This richly illustrated exhibition looks mostly at her books for the young, highlighting themes such as island life on the wild Atlantic coast, her love of music, her knowledge of language and folk traditions.
 
Exhibition curated by dlr Writer in Residence Sadhbh Devlin in partnership with Eilís Dillon’s family.

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