Boston College


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Occupation Mary Lavin
At home she lectured to the English Society at University College , Dublin, providing, from the point of view of budding writers, an invaluable supplement to the degree course in English Literature.
Kilroy, Thomas, Elizabeth Walsh Peavoy, Mary Lavin, and Elizabeth Walsh Peavoy. “Foreword”. In a Café, Town House, 1995, p. vii - x.
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Occupation Anne Sexton
In 1961 AS began to get invitations to read or discuss her poetry: at Harvard , Boston College , and Cornell . In the fall of 1961, she was appointed one of the first Radcliffe...
Reception Alice Meynell
A Centenary Exhibition about AM was organised in London in 1947. Francis Meynell , her youngest son, published a catalogue to the exhibition the same year. Boston College also held a centenary celebration, with reminiscences...


Mary Daly , an academic at the Jesuit-run Boston College , published the first of her works in feministtheology, The Church and the Second Sex, an analysis of Roman Catholic and, more broadly, Christian thinking about women.