Thursday 6th November
6.00pm to 7.30pm
Children’s Library at Galway City Library, St Augustine Street, Galway
Will be the host of A Place to Be and will also perform. Sharon is a singer/song writer whose music could be described as Irish -Soul folk music with reggae influences due to Sharon’s Caribbean heritage.
Evelyn Glynn is a visual artist based in Co. Galway. She studied printmaking (LSAD, 2008) and completed an MA in fine art at LSAD (November 2011). Her work in the area of violence against women informs her art practice and explores hidden histories in relation to women’s lives and experiences.At A Place to Be she will talk about her MA project on Limerick’s Good Shepherd Magdalene Laundry and her exhibition & website Breaking the Rule of Silence. For more see http:// www.magdalenelaundrylimerick.com
Moya Roddy is a writer and meditation facilitator. She feels the two complement each other as it is necessary to make the inward journey of knowing oneself in order to be able to reach out and touch others. She has published a novel The Long Way Home as well as numerous short stories and has written for television, film, stage and radio. She will read from her collection Other People together with some poems.