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November 7, 2020
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A Thousand Moons 《千月》座談會

Tonight we welcome novelist, playwright and poet Sebastian Barry, currently serving as the Laureate for Irish Fiction, live from Dublin to discuss his latest novel, A Thousand Moons. In the story of Winona, a young Lakota orphan adopted by two former soldiers in the aftermath of the American Civil War, Barry explores one woman’s determination to write her own future and the enduring human capacity to love and find ways to live in the aftermath of conflict and disaster.  Moderated by Emily Ridge of NUI Galway. Sebastian Barry will join virtually. In ENGLISH, and available 24 hours later with CHINESE subtitles.

This event is supported by the Consulate General of Ireland. 

Click here to buy books for this event from Festival Bookseller, Bookazine. 


今晚我們歡迎身兼小說作家,劇作家及詩人的 Sebastian Barry。他現時擔任 Irish Fiction Laureate 得主,並會在都柏林進行網上直播,討論他的最新小說— 《A Thousand Moons》。故事發生於美國內戰後,圍繞著被兩個農人士兵所領養的年輕孤兒Winona。Barry在書內探索女主角要編寫自己命運的決心,以及人在滄海桑田後尋找愛與生命的力量. 愛爾蘭國立大學戈爾韋分校教授 Emily Ridge 將擔任主持。 Sebastian Barry將會線上參與。節目以英語進行, 中文字幕將於24小時後提供在線上觀看。 

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Sebastian Barry was born in Dublin in 1955. The current Laureate for Irish Fiction, his novels have twice won the Costa Book of the Year award, the Independent Booksellers Award and the Walter Scott Prize.

Emily Ridge is a Lecturer in English Literature at the National University of Ireland Galway, having previously taught at City University of Hong Kong and the Education University of Hong Kong.