Publications

Writings

Presentations

  • Reading commemorative poem "Southbury, Connecticut, Defeats Local Nazis in 1937" at the 85th Anniversary Celebration of When Southbury Said No to the Nazis, Wyndham Hotel, Southbury, Connecticut, November 12, 2022.

  • Reading of the poems "One Deer" and "Clothesline" at the event Poetry Reading at Riverbound Farm Sanctuary," in Cheshire, Connecticut, October 9, 2022.

  • Reading of the poem "Clothesline" on the Arts Escape (Southbury) monthly open mic, October 6, 2022.

  • Reading of works online with Fumfalive, hosted by Chris Belden and Fairfield University MFA Graduate Katie Schneider, September 11, 2022.

  • Reading of new works at "Spoken Word Event," hosted by Studio Hill Gallery and the Arts Alliance of Woodbury, August 18, 2022

  • Reading of new works at open mic hosted by Arts Escape, Inc., of Southbury, August 4, 2022.

  • "Words That Matter" four-session reading and writing workshop at Woodbury Senior and Community Center, July 11 - August 2, 2022.

  • Reading of new works at open mic hosted by Arts Escape, Inc., of Southbury, July 7, 2022.

  • Reading of new works at "Spoken Word Event," hosted by Studio Hill Gallery and the Arts Alliance of Woodbury, June 16, 2022.

  • Reading of new works at "Spoken Word Event," hosted by Studio Hill Gallery and the Arts Alliance of Woodbury, May 19, 2022.

  • Interview with "This One Thing I Do" podcast, January, 2022.

  • Interview with "Woodbury Talks" podcast, December 18, 2021.

  • Reading of new works at "Spoken Word Event," hosted by Studio Hill Gallery and the Arts Alliance of Woodbury, December 16, 2021, Woodbury Public Library.

  • "Poetry Reading and Author Talk with Sandy Carlson," November 12, 2020, Woodbury Public Library Zoom.

  • Readings from Seventeen Park Lane and Silent Spaces at the Northwest Corner Writers' Group's June meeting in Goshen, CT.

  • Reading of "Oak Leaves" and "At Bethany" at Bethlehem (CT) Library's October, 2005, Literary Coffee House.

  • Reading from Seventeen Park Lane at The Silo Gallery in conjunction with Western Connecticut State University, in New Milford, Connecticut, 2004.

  • The ‘I’ in Pearse: an Irish Revolutionary’s Choice of Voice” for a New Aesthetic,” “The Presence of the Past: 1798-1998,” Tenth Graduate Irish Studies Conference, March 27-29, 1998, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT.

  • Is Peace in Ireland Dead? (lecture), Western Connecticut State University History Society, Danbury, Connecticut, 1996.

  • “The Writing on the Wall” (multimedia creativity seminar), Western Connecticut State University, Danbury, CT., Spring, 1994. (Later presented at Bethel Cinema, Bethel, CT, 1994.)

  • “James Joyce’s Irish Nationalism,” (paper) presented at “Representing Ireland: Gender, Class, Ethnicity” Conference at University of West Virginia, Morgantown, March 4, 1994. (Later presented at the University of Texas, Austin.)

  • "Scairt Amach, Irish Republican Prisoners' Art" (photograph exhibition), Western Connecticut State University, Danbury; Mercy College, White Plains, NY; New Haven Feis, New Haven, CT; Irish Arts Center, New York, NY. The exhibition is now a permanent part of the political collection of the Linen Hall Library, Belfast, Northern Ireland.

  • Radio interview and programs concerning Irish issues, WXCI Radio, Danbury, CT; WPKN Radio, Bridgeport, CT, 1990-1994.

Photos

  • “Strange Attractions: Street Art” photo exhibition of street art at the Funky Monkey Cafe & Gallery, Cheshire, CT, April 30 - May 27, 2008.

  • “The Writing on the Wall,” photo exhibit of street art, Bethel Cinema, Bethel, CT, 1994.

  • Photos of Political Prisoners’ Art in Troubled Images, Posters and Images of the Northern Ireland Conflict from the Linen Hall Library, Belfast, The Linen Hall Library, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2001. (Press Release) (Program Folder)

  • Scairt Amach/Shout Out, Irish Republican Prisoners’ Art (photograph exhibition), Western Connecticut State University, Danbury, Connecticut, March, 1993.
    This exhibition explores the significance of the creative and artistic output of political prisoners during the political conflict about the place and purpose of the British in Northern Ireland during the “Troubles.” The exhibit, which is now part of the political collection of the Linen Hall Library in Belfast, Northern Ireland, also toured Mercy College in White Plains, NY; the New Haven Feis in New Haven, CT; and the Irish Arts Center in New York, NY.