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Announcing Our New Patron President Michael D. Higgins & Our Six Ambassadors

Anne Enright Eilis Ni Dhuibhne Irish Writers Centre Irish Writers Centre Ambassadors Irish Writers Centre Patron John Banville Joseph O'Connor Marian Keyes President Michael D Higgins Roy Foster

We are delighted to announce that President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins, has kindly agreed to become the Patron of the Irish Writers Centre. The President will visit the Centre on 13 January 2016, marking what promises to be a memorable inaugural event in our 25th anniversary celebration year. We are also thrilled to welcome six new Ambassadors who will act to promote and endorse the Irish Writers Centre over the next three years. They are all key literary figures in Irish literature selected across a range of disciplines and we look forward to working with them in furthering the aims and...

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