INSTRUCTOR PROFILE

  Aidan Rooney
   
  AIDAN ROONEY was born and raised in Monaghan, Ireland, and graduated from St. Patrick’s College, National University of Ireland. He has had his work recognized by various awards and anthologies on both sides of the Atlantic, and in 1997 he received the Sunday Tribune / Hennessy Cognac Award for New Irish Poet. Aidan has published two collections with The Gallery Press, Day Release (2000) , heralded by the Times Literary Supplement as “a very promising first collection,” and Tightrope (2007). Aidan lives in Hingham, MA, and has been teaching French, History and English at Thayer Academy since 1988.
   
  Will be teaching: