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Irish writer McKeon headlines Society's annual Irish Evening

Irish writer McKeon headlines Society's annual Irish Evening

Novelist and playwright Belinda McKeon continues a venerable Columbia tradition when she reads as part of the Howard County Poetry and Literature Society's 39th annual Irish Evening on Friday, Feb. 10 at 7:30 p.m. in Howard Community College's Smith Theatre.

Among the many Irish writers who previously appeared as part of this annual event are Colum McCann, Frank McCourt, Emma Donoghue and Colm Toibin.

McKeon's reading will be followed by traditional Irish music played by Narrowbacks' members Linda Hickman, Eileen Korn Estes, Terence Winch, Michael Winch and Jesse Winch. They're sure to be sounding especially fresh, because they have a new recording titled "This Day Too:...

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