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Paul Muldoon introduces an illustrated talk by journalist, author, photographer, astronomer and tour guide Anthony Murphy as part of the fall 2019 Fund for Irish Studies series.

In his lecture entitled “Dronehenge,” Murphy will discuss his 2018 discovery that has radically changed our view of the Neolithic landscape of Brú na Bóinne.

ABOUT

murphy with camera around neck by sea

Photo courtesy Anthony Murphy

ANTHONY MURPHY is a journalist, author, photographer, astronomer and tour guide who lives in Drogheda, at the gateway to Ireland’s historic Boyne Valley. He has been researching, photographing and writing about the ancient megalithic monuments of the Boyne Valley and their associated mythology, cosmology and alignments for the past 20 years. He is the author of five books, with a sixth due to be published November 2019 and a seventh in production.

In 2018, Anthony achieved international recognition when he discovered a previously unknown late Neolithic henge and other monuments close to Newgrange at the Unesco World Heritage Site of Brú na Bóinne. He has been consulted as an expert on Brú na Bóinne by various international media including the History Channel, National Geographic and Britain’s Channel 4.

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Presented By

  • Lewis Center for the Arts