Terry Pratchett joins staff of Trinity College in Dublin

3 11 2010

Fantasy novelist Terry Pratchett has been added to the academic staff of Trinity College University in Dublin.

Pratchett’s first lecture will take place on Thursday 4 November at 7 pm and has been entitled ‘The importance of being absolutely amazed about everything’.

“Professor Sir Terry Pratchett brings a new depth of creative genius to our cohort of distinguished international adjuncts in our School of English,” commented Provost John Hegarty.

“His contribution to the student experience and to the wider Trinity experience will be absolutely unique and we are delighted to have him on our staff.”

Just how awesome is this??

Imagine walking into your lecture and being greeted by arguably one of the greatest fantasy writers of all time!

See the article in full at : http://www.joe.ie/news-politics/current-affairs/terry-pratchett-joins-staff-at-trinity-college-dublin-006625-1

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3 11 2010
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3 11 2010
GP

*Le Gasp* Hooooow do I get into that class?!

3 11 2010
Tom Webster

seriously!

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