New York – Frank McCourt Summer School 2016

OConnor-&-McCourtThe UL/Frank McCourt Summer School in Creative Writing will take place at beautiful Glucksman Ireland House, NYU, from July 7th -10th inclusive in New York.

The Summer School will be led by the renowned novelist and Frank McCourt Chair of Creative Writing Professor Joseph O’Connor.

The Summer School will feature the talents of University of Limerick faculty including Joseph O’Connor, Donal Ryan, Giles Foden, Mary O’Malley, Sarah Moore-Fitzgerald and Eoin Devereux. In addition to creative writing workshops and lectures, the Summer School will feature a literary brunch and other social activities and a performance by Martin Hayes (The Gloaming).

The UL Frank McCourt Summer School is open to applications from those based in the USA and to those willing to travel from Ireland. A discount is offered for block bookings. A limited amount of scholarship funding is available.

No previous experience of creative writing is necessary. All that is required is enthusiasm!

Details of how to book may be found on the poster: Frank McCourt Summer School, New York, or by contacting Professor Eoin Devereux at

Further course details and booking online at

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