IASIL 2017 Sub-events

July 24

IASIL 2017 Opening Reception
Date: 24 July 2017
Time: 17:30 - 19:00
Venue: Foyer, HSS Building Level 1, NTU

Book Launches:

David Lloyd's Beckett's Thing: Painting and Theatre (2016) (Edinburgh U.P.)
Ondřej Pilný's The Grotesque in Contemporary Anglophone Drama (2016) (Palgrave)
Alexandra Poulain's Irish Drama, Modernity and the Passion Play (2017) (Palgrave)

Readings by: Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill, Desmond Kon, Grace Chia, Ng Yi-Sheng

Joycestick Launch and Brief Demonstration
Date: 24 July 2017
Time: 19:00 - 21:00
Venue: HSS Auditorium, B1, NTU

Joycestick will also be open to IASIL conference participants from July 25 (Tues) to July 28 (Fri) at HSS Seminar Room 3

July 25

Film Screening
Title: Eric Bogle: Return to 'No Man's Land' (2017)
Director: Dan Frodsham

Date: 25 July 2017
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Venue: HSS Seminar Room 4, NTU

Reception at the Irish Ambassador's Residence, Singapore
Date: 25 July 2017
Time: 19:00 - 21:00
Venue: Irish Ambassador's Residence, 1 Peirce Hill


Book Launches:
Richard Barlow's The Celtic Unconscious (2017)
(Notre Dame UP)
Peter Kuch's Irish Divorce/ James Joyce's Ulysses (2017) (Palgrave)
Neil Murphy and Keith Hopper (eds.) Writing the Sky: Observations and Essays on Dermot Healy (2016) (Dalkey Archive Press)

July 27

Film Screening
Title: 3 Friends (2016)
Director: Michael Culpepper

Date: 27 July 2017
Time: 11:00 - 11:30
Venue: HSS Seminar Room 6, NTU

SWF POP #19: Islands of the Mind
Ireland and Singapore: A Cultural Evening

Date: 27 July 2017
Time: 18:45 - 21:00
Venue: The Projector, Redrum
Golden Mile Tower, 6001 Beach Road, #05-00

Readings by: Marina Carr, Pooja Nansi, Julian Gough, Cheryl Julia Lee, Samuel Lee

Performance of selected scenes from Marina Carr's By the Bog of Cats by NTU English students (directed by Sarah Jane Scaife)

July 28

IASIL 2017 Conference Dinner

Date: 28 July 2017
Time: 18:30 - 22:30
Venue: StraitsKitchen, Grand Hyatt Singapore, 10 Scotts Road