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.

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Sinead Morrissey and Dr Jennifer FitzGerald


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Contributors to the volume, from left to right: Dr Louise Wasson, Dr Jennifer FitzGerald, Dr Ann Buckley and Dr Stephen Kelly


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Dr FitzGerald presenting a copy of the book to the dedicatee, Louise Anson, Helen Waddell’s great-great-niece


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The public lecture preceding the launch




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