About Charlotte Deadman: This website highlights a selection of Charlotte's original writing - short fiction, reviews, essays and an occasional journal, Chez Rose. Charlotte is researching fin de siècle Anglo-Irish culture, the Gaelic League, Gaelic Revival and the Irish literary revival at Swansea University: @WritingUni. She lives on the glorious Gower Peninsula with her husband, William (→).
Upcoming Events 2019: Saturday 23rd March A Royal Court Theatre and Abbey Theatre production Cyprus Avenue by David Ireland Directed by Royal Court Artistic Director Vicky Featherstone, original cast member Stephen Rea will reprise the role of Eric Miller, for which he won Best Actor at the Irish Times Theatre Awards in 2017. Cyprus Avenue won Best New Play at the Irish Times Theatre Awards and James Tait Black Prize for Drama in 2017. (Read an Interview with David Ireland in The Guardian here).
Read Charlotte's Review of
'Gaelic hardship in Flann O’Brien’s The Poor Mouth'
for Birkbeck College, University of London's Arts Week 2018 here
"And as no man knows the ubicity of his tumulus nor to what processes we shall thereby be ushered nor whether to Tophet or to Edenville in the like way is all hidden when we would backward see from what region of remoteness the whatness of our whoness hath fetched his whenceness."
James Joyce, Ulysses (Annotated Student Ed.), Penguin Modern Classics, p. 515.