About the different ways to defend a house and bury the dead is an impassioned dialogue about personal and national identity in the Iberian Peninsula through the reading of 6 poems by 6 authors in 6 different languages accompanied by an insightful analysis of the content by Galician poet Isaac Xubín.
Born in A Coruña in 1978, Isaac Xubín is an awardwinning poet and writer. He holds a degree in Galician Philology and an MA in Language Policy and Planning. As a teacher and researcher he wrote a Galician- Basque dictionary and taught Galician Language and Culture at UCC. He is currently writing his PhD, an approach to the relationship between Literature and Gastronomy.
Organised by the Department of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies and the Irish Centre for Galician Studies.