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16
Jun

Lisburn Museum Launches the Book in the UK

Friday 15 June my book Irish People, Irish Linen had its first launch in Northern Ireland at the Irish Linen Centre and Lisburn Museum. It was a gala event that included a brilliant fashion show by Geraldine Connon and a donation of designs by famed Irish designer Sybil Connolly by Shirley Lord. Ms. Lord came […]

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30
May

Come joint me at the Linen Hall Library, Belfast, Northern Ireland

I will be giving a presentation illustrated with images from my book Irish People, Irish Linen On 20 June, 2012 6:00 p. m. Linen Hall Library 17 Donegall Square North, Belfast, BT1 5GB (enter via Fountain Street) RSVP to Deborah Douglas by Monday 18th June T: 028 9032 1707 E: d.douglas@linenhall.com

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08
May

Presentation In San Francisco on May 20th

Sunday, May 20,  4pm  Irish People, Irish Linen with Kathleen Curtis Wilson. Ms. Wilson will speak about her highly acclaimed book Irish People, Irish Linen  – the story of the craft, industry, and traditions of the Irish linen trade. The story of Irish linen is a story of the Irish people. Many thousands of men and women made Irish linen a […]

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19
Mar

Presentation in Portsmouth, Virginia Tuesday March 27th

I will be giving a slide presentation at the Commodore Theatre in Portsmouth. Come join me for lunch and listen to a presentation on the history of Irish linen and its influence on the culture of Irish people on both sides of the Atlantic. For more informations. please go to the Commodore Theatre website: www.commodoretheatre.com. […]

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13
Mar

Virginia Festival of the Book, Charlottesville, Virginia

On Friday, March 23 at 2:00 pm, I will be at the Virginia Festival of the Book in Charlottesville. The presentation about my book, Irish People, Irish Linen, explores the history of Irish linen through art, architecture, technology, economic and social history, and cultural traditions. The media presentation will be illustrated with lavish images. It is open […]

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08
Mar

Book Signing in Vermont

I was asked to sign books at Ebenezer’s Book Store in Johnson, Vermont after my reading at the Vermont Studio Center

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12
Nov

Celebration in New York

The Consul General of Ireland, Noel Kilkenny and the Director of the Northern Ireland Bureau, Norman Houston co-hosted a fabulous launching of my book, Irish People, Irish Linen, on October 13 and the Kilkenny’s penthouse apartment in New York. With a gentle Irish mist, the gathering was full of electricity and enthusiasm for my book. […]

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28
Jun

Upcoming release of Irish People, Irish Linen

I am pleased to announce that the release of my latest book – Irish People, Irish Linen, will be in October this year!   I have already received many emails from people who have been told of the impending launch…. here is what they have said:   Congrats. What a thrill for you after so […]

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