Welcome to the John Hewitt Society
The John Hewitt Society provides opportunities for individuals across Northern Ireland to explore issues of difference and identity through literature and creative writing. The Society was established in 1987 to promote Hewitt’s ethos of utilising literature and the arts as a medium for tackling prejudice, exclusive concepts of identity, and sectarian hostility.
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QUB JOHN HEWITT PUBLIC LECTURE 2022
‘Once Alien Here’: Languages Literatures and Identities’? by Seamus Mc Kee, journalist and broadcaster. Wednesday 9th November 2022 1.00pm – 2.30pm Queen’s University Belfast, Peter Froggatt Centre, Room 02/026. Synopsis: …