Living with parents who write

“Writing Parents” is the fourth event in UCC’s School of English Reading series and will feature novelist and memoirist Carlo Gebler and biographer Sally Phipps in conversation with Dr Eibhear Walshe on the theme of literary off-spring.

Gebler’s parents are Edna O’Brien and the late Ernest Gebler; Sally Phipps is the daughter of novelist Molly Keane.

Carlo Gebler is the author of numerous novels, short fiction and two memoirs focussing on his father – Father and I, and The Projectionist.  Sally Phipps’s biography of her mother is entitled Molly Keane: A Life.

The event takes place on Tuesday, March 20 @ 6.30pm in the Creative Zone, Boole Library, UCC .  Admission is free and all are welcome.