This Red Line Reading programme will feature Dermot Bolger in conversation with President Michael D. Higgins.
Red Line Readings is in partnership with South Dublin Libraries’ Red Line Book Festival. Red Line Readings was made with the support of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland.
Michael D. Higgins was inaugurated as the ninth President of Ireland in November 2011. A passionate political voice, a poet and writer, academic and statesman, human rights advocate, promoter of inclusive citizenship and champion of creativity within Irish society, Michael D. Higgins has previously served at almost every level of public life in Ireland, including as Ireland’s first Minister for Arts, Culture and the Gaeltacht.
Photograph of President Michael D. Higgins by Rob O’Connor