Richard Swan
writer and academic

Richard Swan is an ex-secondary school teacher, now operating as a freelance writer, lecturer and academic. By training and inclination a medievalist, he has organised and participated in a wide range of talks and debates including extra-terrestrial intelligence, animal cognition, Mervyn Peake, T.S.Eliot and Lana Del Rey. He is also partial to Classed Growth claret, if anyone’s offering.


Saturday 22 October, 12.00 Pit Theatre
The new Ireland: new moral state?

Sunday 23 October, 16.00 Cinema 3
Death and the meaning of life