Palestinian Irish playwright and dramatist Hannah Khalil has been selected by Villanova University as the 2021 Charles A. Heimbold Jr. Chair of Irish Studies in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences for the spring 2021 semester.
The visiting writer-in-residence program offers Irish Studies students the enriching experience of a close classroom experience with one of Ireland's finest authors.
The Charles A. Heimbold Jr. Chair of Irish Studies, inaugurated in 2000, has become one of the most prestigious Irish Studies positions in the United States.
You can read more about it on the Villanova website.