Book launch: Helen Waddell Reassessed
On Wednesday 18 June, Helen Waddell Reassessed: New Readings, edited by Jennifer FitzGerald, was launched at the Institute for Collaborative Research in the Humanities, Queen’s University Belfast.
The launch followed a lecture by Dr FitzGerald, ‘Helen Waddell: Ulster Cosmopolitan’, and the evening included a poetry reading by Sinead Morrissey.
Sinead Morrissey and Dr Jennifer FitzGerald
Contributors to the volume, from left to right: Dr Louise Wasson, Dr Jennifer FitzGerald, Dr Ann Buckley and Dr Stephen Kelly
Dr FitzGerald presenting a copy of the book to the dedicatee, Louise Anson, Helen Waddell’s great-great-niece
The public lecture preceding the launch