Frank O’Connor’s son, Professor Oliver O’Donovan. Photo by Tomas Tyner, UCC.

NO REPRO FEE. A symposium was hosted at University College Cork (UCC) on Thursday 10th March to mark the 50th anniversary of the Cork-born writer Frank OíConnorís death and to celebrate his legacy. The day long symposium was Funded by the Irish Research Council New Foundations Scheme, with additional support from the Information Services Strategic Fund and the School of English, University College Cork. Events included a writersí roundtable, reception and the Fintan OíToole lecture. Some of the guests included …ilÌs NÌ Dhuibhne, Danielle McLaughlin, Mary Morrissy, Vera Kreilkamp, Brendan Matthews, Paul Delaney (TCD), Ellen McWilliams (University of Exeter), Professor Frank Shovlin (University of Liverpool), and Professor Alan Titley (UCC). Photographed was Frank O’Connor’s son, Professor Oliver O’Donovan.
Photo by Tomas Tyner, UCC.

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